Friday, January 28, 2022

Health

January 22, 2022

COVID-19: Lagos announces end of fourth wave

There’s a reduction in positivity rates from 29.3 per cent recorded on December 21, to 1.9 per cent as of January 20.

Coronavirus
January 21, 2022

U.S. to offer North Korea 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

The proposal was made in December 2021, but Washington has yet to hear a feedback from North Korea.

Biden Kim Jong Un
January 21, 2022

U.S. to offer North Korea 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

The proposal was made in December 2021, but Washington has yet to hear a feedback from North Korea.

Biden Kim Jong Un
January 20, 2022

WHO recommends lifting COVID-19 travel restrictions over its ‘inefficacy’

WHO’s recommendation to revisit the response measures comes amid the spread of the Omicron variant.

WHO logo, Omicron
January 20, 2022

Partygate: UK PM Johnson faces resignation pressure

He attended what he said he thought was a work event on May 20, 2020, to which revellers had been told to “bring their own booze.”

Boris Johnson
January 20, 2022

Breach of Contract: Company sues Osun govt over N69.5 million

The claimant said one of the supplies was a brand new high-resolution C-Arm Genoray Zen 5000 Machine worth N50 million.

Osun State governor, Adegboyega-Oyetola (Photo Credit: @GboyegaOyetola)
January 19, 2022

Lagos building 500-bed psychiatric hospital: Official

The project’s second phase would be a 1,000-bed psychiatric hospital and rehabilitation centre to address mental health issues in the state further.

Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Yaba
January 19, 2022

COVID-19: International flights remain suspended, Indian authorities say

“The competent authority has decided to extend the suspension of…passenger services to/from India till 23:59 p.m. local time of February 28, 2022.’’

vaccines
January 19, 2022

Social media causing Plateau people to refuse COVID-19 vaccine: Govt

“Even the elites are not going for the vaccine that is free and readily available.”

COVID-19 jab
January 18, 2022

COVID-19: Hong Kong to kill 2000 hamsters after animals, staff test positive

All hamsters at the city’s 34 licensed shops will be seized for testing and then culled.

COVID-19, Hamsters