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COVID-19: Nigeria records 28 new cases, zero deaths

Nigeria, May 7 -- Nigeria on Thursday recorded 28 new COVID-19 infections in six states across the country. The new figure raised the total number of infections in the country to 165,301, an update p... Read More


NCDC urges Nigerians to prioritise hand hygiene to halt spread of COVID-19

Nigeria, May 6 -- The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has advised the general public to prioritise good hand hygiene as part of efforts to halt the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The Direct... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 52 new cases, two deaths

Nigeria, May 6 -- Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 52 new cases of the COVID-19 virus. The new cases were recorded in six states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The new figure raised the total ... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records zero deaths in seven days, 34 new cases

Nigeria, May 5 -- The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it registered 34 new cases of COVID-19 in three states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) The centre disclo... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria records 18 new cases on Monday

Nigeria, May 4 -- Nigeria on Monday recorded 18 new cases of COVID-19. The new cases were recorded in five states. The new figure raised the total number of infections in the country to 165,199, an u... Read More


Why Nigeria may not meet its COVID-19 vaccination target

Nigeria, May 3 -- About two months after it rolled out one of Africa's largest COVID-19 vaccination programme, Nigeria has administered only 1.2 million vaccine shots, less than two per cent of a targ... Read More


COVID-19: More cases reported in last two weeks than first six months - WHO

Nigeria, May 3 -- Globally, there have been more COVID-19 cases reported in the last two weeks than during the first six months of the pandemic, the World Health Organisation (WHO)said on Monday. The... Read More


COVID-19: Nigeria continues to record low infection figures

Nigeria, May 3 -- On the day Nigeria announced a travel ban on three countries experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases, the country continued its trend of recording low infection and casualty figure fr... Read More


BREAKING: COVID-19: Nigeria bans travellers from Brazil, India, Turkey

Nigeria, May 2 -- The Nigerian government has announced a temporary ban on non-Nigerian passengers who have been in Brazil, India or Turkey within 14 days of intended arrival into Nigeria. This is du... Read More


COVID-19: No new death as Nigeria records 55 new cases

Nigeria, May 1 -- Friday's tally brings the total number of infections in the West African nation to 165,110. Nigeria on Friday recorded no new death from the COVID-19 virus which has already claimed... Read More