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COVID-19: Nigeria's new daily infections remain low

Nigeria, March 8 -- After reporting its lowest COVID-19 daily infection figure in seven months on Saturday, Nigeria recorded another relatively low number on Sunday with 269 new cases. This is accord... Read More


Another country halts rollout of Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccines

Nigeria, March 8 -- Another country has suspended the use of Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine adding to a growing concern about the vaccine Nigeria received almost four million doses of last Tuesda... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records lowest daily infections in seven months

Nigeria, March 7 -- Nigeria on Saturday reported 195 new cases of COVID-19, the lowest daily infections in about seven months as the country commences vaccination for the viral disease. The 195 new c... Read More


COVID-19: Buhari to be vaccinated today - Official

Nigeria, March 6 -- President Muhammadu Buhari will today take his first dose of the newly acquired Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines. "To increase public confidence in the COVID-19 vaccine roll-o... Read More


COVID-19: As Nigeria commences vaccination, many citizens remain sceptical

Nigeria, March 6 -- Daniel Ogala, an Abuja resident, said he will not take the COVID-19 vaccines that Nigeria recently acquired because he believes it is an orchestrated plan by the 'Western world' to... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 371 new cases, three deaths as vaccination begins

Nigeria, March 6 -- Nigeria on Friday recorded 371 new COVID-19 infections in 20 states, health authorities have said. The new figure was a significant decrease from the 709 reported in the previous ... Read More


UPDATED: Nigeria's COVID-19 cases rise again: 708 new infections, 12 deaths

Nigeria, March 5 -- After almost two weeks of reporting relatively low daily infection figures, Nigeria recorded 709 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday. Nigeria suffered its worst phase of the COVID-19 o... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 16 more deaths as it prepares for mass vaccination

Nigeria, March 4 -- Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 16 deaths from COVID-19 as the country ramps up plans to commence vaccination after taking delivery of four million Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 jabs o... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 479 new cases, eight deaths

Nigeria, March 3 -- New coronavirus cases in Nigeria have continued to hover between 300 and 600 in the past 11 days with 479 infections recorded on Tuesday. This is coming as Nigeria on Tuesday took... Read More


Again, Nigeria records 'low' daily infections with 360 new cases

Nigeria, March 2 -- Nigeria has now recorded less than 1,000 new daily COVID-19 cases for 10 consecutive days, the first time since the second wave started last December. On Monday, 360 new infection... Read More