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December 27, 2021

Boxing Day: 1,547 Nigerians test positive for COVID-19

On Monday, the National Centre for Disease Control stated that Sunday’s infections were recorded in nine states and the FCT.

January 11, 2021

Nigeria coronavirus cases cross 100,000

According to National Centre for Disease Control, Lagos, Plateau and Benue state recorded 653, 73, and 48 respectively on Sunday.

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January 7, 2021

COVID-19: New cases hit 1,664 on Wednesday as Nigeria awaits vaccine consignment

The number of daily coronavirus infection has been on the rise recently affirming reports on the second wave of the pandemic.

NCDC DG
January 6, 2021

Lagos deputy governor’s brother dies of COVID-19

It is unclear if the deputy governor himself had earlier contracted the virus.

November 5, 2020

Kaduna: malnutrition killed more people than COVID-19 in 9 months: Expert

COVID-19 so far killed 43 people in the state compared to the 124 killed by malnutrition in nine months.

Malnourished children. [CREDIT: The Cable]
November 3, 2020

Corps members to be tested at NYSC camps nationwide: NCDC

The NCDC boss said that though the youths are at lower risk, yet “lower risk does not mean no risk.”

Chikwe Ihekweazu