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visual Weekly Press Briefing on COVID-19.

no responses. July 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: 54 Africa Countries Report 644,205 Cases, 5 Africa Countries Account For 73% Cases


COVID-19: 54 Africa Countries Report 644,205 Cases, 5 Africa Countries Account For 73% Cases

Africa Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC is to launch the Regional Expert Advisory Committee on Traditional Medicine for COVID-19 response. 54 Africa Member […]

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N4.4bn Urgently Needed For Treatment Of Severe Acute Malnutrition In Borno, Adamawa, And Yobe States

no responses. July 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

United Nations Agencies Warn Of Unprecedented Impact Of Food Insecurity And COVID-19 On Child Malnutrition


United Nations Agencies Warn Of Unprecedented Impact Of Food Insecurity And COVID-19 On Child Malnutrition

West and Central Africa: More than 15 million expected cases of acute malnutrition in 2020 The United Nations Children’s Funds (UNICEF) and the World Food Programme […]

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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. July 16, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: WHO Calls For Greater Access To Pandemic Detection, Testing And Care Among Vulnerable Populations


COVID-19: WHO Calls For Greater Access To Pandemic Detection, Testing And Care Among Vulnerable Populations

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for greater access to COVID-19 detection, testing and care among vulnerable populations grappling with the impacts of protracted conflict […]

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Immunization Is Free And Safe In Nigeria — NPHCDA

no responses. July 15, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

UNICEF, WHO Warn Of Alarming Decline In Global Vaccine Coverage


UNICEF, WHO Warn Of Alarming Decline In Global Vaccine Coverage

UNICEF Urges Nigeria To ‘Seize The Moment’ For Routine Vaccination The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) have warned of an […]

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COVID19: 54 African Countries Record 625,702 Cases, Deaths 13,797, And recoveries 316,735

no responses. July 15, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID19: 54 African Countries Record 625,702 Cases, 13,797 Deaths And 316,735 Recoveries


COVID19: 54 African Countries Record 625,702 Cases, 13,797 Deaths And 316,735 Recoveries

Fifty-four African Union Member States as of july 15th 2020 are reporting COVID-19 cases (625,702) deaths (13,797), and recoveries (316,735) Every country in Africa had recorded […]

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COVID19: NCD Alliance Launches New Civil Society Solidarity Fund

no responses. July 13, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID19: NCD Alliance Launches New Civil Society Solidarity Fund


COVID19: NCD Alliance Launches New Civil Society Solidarity Fund

Twenty civil society alliances from Africa, Asia, Europe, Eastern Mediterranean and Latin America will be awarded grants to accelerate the response to the coronavirus pandemic through […]

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COVID-19: WAHO, ECOWAS Donate Medical Equipment To Nigeria

no responses. July 12, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: WAHO, ECOWAS Donate Medical Equipment To Nigeria


COVID-19: WAHO, ECOWAS Donate Medical Equipment To Nigeria

The West African Health Organization, WAHO and Economic Community West African States, ECOWAS have donated critical medical equipment to the federal government to fight the COVID-19 […]

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no responses. July 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Africa Records Over 500 000 Cases, 11 978 Deaths In 5 Months- WHO


COVID-19: Africa Records Over 500 000 Cases, 11 978 Deaths In 5 Months- WHO

The World Health Organization, WHO says COVID-19 infections in Africa has surpassed 500 000 today , and expressed concern as growing number of countries are experiencing […]

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COVID-19: PTF Warns Against Self-medication, Use Of Hydrxoychloroquine

no responses. July 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID19: FG Sets Up 17 Man Team To Support Cross River State


COVID19: FG Sets Up 17 Man Team To Support Cross River State

The Federal Government is to boost overall COVID-19 sample collection, by preparing all eligible public and private hospitals nationwide to become collection sites. The Minister of […]

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pix 2 L-R Minister of health Dr Osagie Ehanire, Dr Walter Mulombo Kazadi WHO Country Representative, Dr Fiona Braka Ag WHO Country Representative during the meeting.

no responses. July 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Health Minister Welcomes New WHO Nigeria Representative


Health Minister Welcomes New WHO Nigeria Representative

We are worried about the impact and effect of COVID-19 says Minister of Health as he welcomes Dr. Walter Kazadi Mulombo new WHO Representative to Nigeria. […]

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Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora met with the CEOs/CMDs of Government Hospitals, 2nd July, 2020 charged them to be steadfast in the face of daunting challenges.

no responses. July 5, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Mamora Advocates Commitments As CMD’s Report Lack Of Support From Some State Governors


Mamora Advocates Commitments As CMD’s Report Lack Of Support From Some State Governors

Remain steadfast in the face of daunting challenges. Mamora tells Chief Medical Directors of Federal Hospitals The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora has […]

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COVID-19: Africa Adopts Continental Operations Strategy To Conduct 10 Million Tests

no responses. July 3, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Africa Adopts Continental Operations Strategy To Conduct 10 Million Tests


COVID-19: Africa Adopts Continental Operations Strategy To Conduct 10 Million Tests

‘Africans don’t think they are at great risk of contracting COVID-19 Africa has adopted a continental operations strategy to conduct 10 million COVID-19 tests in the […]

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COVID-19: 10 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

no responses. July 3, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: 10 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore


COVID-19: 10 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people who fall sick with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate symptoms […]

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COVID-19: Global Funds Approves $29.8 million For Nigeria

no responses. July 2, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Global Funds Approves $29.8 Million For Nigeria


COVID-19: Global Funds Approves $29.8 Million For Nigeria

The Global Fund has approved the sum of $29.8 million for Nigeria as emergency fund to fight COVID-19 for the next one year. The National Coordinator, […]

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Cross section of people sitting and observing a 'social distance's between themselves

no responses. July 1, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: How To Protect Yourself And Loved Ones?


COVID-19: How To Protect Yourself And Loved Ones?

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people who fall sick with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate […]

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COVID-19: Nigeria’s Cases Hit 24,567 With 490 New Infections, 7 Deaths

no responses. June 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Nigeria’s Cases Hit 24,567 With 490 New Infections, 7 Deaths


COVID-19: Nigeria’s Cases Hit 24,567 With 490 New Infections, 7 Deaths

As of yesterday 28th of June 2020, 490 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria’ According to the Nigeria Centre for […]

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WHO Country Director Nigeria Dr. Wundimagegnehu Alemu administering oral polio vaccine to a child in Muna IDP camp Maiduguri, Borno State

no responses. June 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

WHO To Determine Africa’s Wild Polio-free Status In August


WHO To Determine Africa’s Wild Polio-free Status In August

Africa’s Wild Polio-free Status to be determined in August The independent Africa Regional Certification Commission (ARCC), responsible for certifying the eradication of wild poliovirus in the […]

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COVID-19: NCDC Identifies Challenges Hampering School Reopening

no responses. June 28, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: NCDC Identifies Challenges Hampering School Reopening


COVID-19: NCDC Identifies Challenges Hampering School Reopening

‘Low public perception, compliance hampering school reopening’- NCDC The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has identified poor public perception and compliance to health protocol on […]

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PCN: Health Minister Charges On Standard Of Training, Inaugurates Governing Council

no responses. June 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

PCN Board To Address Challenges Affecting Pharmacy Education, Training And Practice In Nigeria


PCN Board To Address Challenges Affecting Pharmacy Education, Training And Practice In Nigeria

We’ ll address pharmacy practice training, challenges– PCN chair The chairman of the newly inaugurated governing council of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), Prof. Ahmed […]

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COVID19: Kaduna State, KNCV Inaugurate 'Wellness On Wheel' Mobile Van To Fast-track Test

no responses. June 19, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID19: Kaduna State, KNCV Inaugurate ‘Wellness On Wheel’ Mobile Van To Fast-track Pandemic Test


COVID19: Kaduna State, KNCV Inaugurate ‘Wellness On Wheel’ Mobile Van To Fast-track Pandemic Test

The Kaduna state government in Collaboration with KNCV foundation have inaugurated a mobile van known as wellness on wheel to fast track the test of COVID […]

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