Category: Covid-19

FG: COVID tests no longer required for travellers irrespective of vaccination status

The federal government says pre-arrival or post-arrival testing for COVID is no longer required for travellers, “irrespective of vaccination status. The development...

White House COVID-19 Czar: US Has ‘National Interest’ to Vaccinate Entire World

White House COVID-19 response coordinator Jeff Zients proclaimed that it is in the United States’ “national interest” to get the entire world vaccinated for...

Biden Administration Stops Shipments of COVID-19 Treatment to All States

The U.S. government on April 5 immediately halted all shipments of a COVID-19 treatment to states and ordered health care providers not to use the drug. The actions were...

FG Lifts Covid-19 Midnight Curfew on Crowd Restriction At Weddings, Concerts, Others

The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has reviewed the country’s response to the pandemic in view of the declining number of cases. In a statement...

Vaccinated travellers arriving Nigeria won’t take COVID-19 test again, says FG

Federal Governent has said that fully vaccinated travellers entering Nigeria are no longer required to take a pre-departure PCR COVID-19 test. This Chairman of the...

Queen Elizabeth tests positive for Covid

Queen Elizabeth of England has tested positive for Covid, Buckingham Palace announced on Sunday. According to the palace, the monarch is experiencing “mild cold-like...

CDC: 10 Percent Chance for Genomic Sequencing of COVID-19 PCR Nasal Swab

The Epoch Times In a Feb. 16 tweet, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that a large percentage of nasal swab PCR tests for COVID-19 were...

The Canadian Truckers’ Battle Against COVID Tyranny

The tinpot dictator Justin Trudeau thought he could extend his regime of COVID tyranny, but a massive number of Canadian truckers have defied him. They have a good...

Japan Added a Label on COVID-19 Shots to Warn About Heart Inflammation

Japan has taken steps to warn its citizens about serious side effects linked to COVID-19 injections. They’ve added a label to the jabs, warning about the risk of...

COVID-19: FG receives two million doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The Federal Government has received a donation of two million doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine from the European Union. The vaccine was formally...

One of the Best Herbal Medicines Against COVID

The Epoch Times Several traditional antimalarial remedies have been shown to effectively tackle COVID-19. In addition to the drugs hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin,...

Fired Pharmaceutical Workers Explain Why They Didn’t Get COVID-19 Shots

The Epoch times A major pharmaceutical company this week fired many employees who refused to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Syneos Health is a global pharmaceutical...

EXCLUSIVE: Donald Trump: ‘We Have to End the Mandates’

The Epoch times Mandates related to COVID-19 are wrong and should be rescinded, former President Donald Trump told The Epoch Times in an exclusive interview. “We have...

COVID-19 exposed problems of Nigeria’s health institutions, says Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that COVID-19 pandemic exposed the problems of Nigeria’s health institutions. According to the...

New Drug for Seriously Ill COVID-19 Patients Shows Promise Under Right to try act

The Epoch Times New information collected under the federal Right to Try Act shows promise for the new drug ZYESAMI, now in clinical trials for the treatment of serious...

Most Patients in English Hospitals With COVID-19 Admitted for Other Illnesses

The Epoch Times More than half of all patients in English hospitals with COVID-19 are being treated primarily for something else, new figures show. The latest statistics...

Florida Doctor: Families Sneak Ivermectin to Loved Ones in Hospitals With COVID-19, See Improvement

The Epoch Times’ Report A Florida doctor says families of loved ones hospitalized with COVID-19 are resorting to desperate measures when approved treatments have...

Greece donates about one million doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria

Greece has donated about one million doses of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine from Greece to Nigeria A delegation from the European country led by its Minister...

Almost 100,000 children lost parents to COVID-19 in Peru

Covid-19 killed at least one parent or primary caregiver for nearly 100,000 children in Peru, the country with the world’s highest coronavirus death rate, its...

Adamawa Lawyer blows hot on Gov Fintiri for violating self Covid-19 executive order

A constitutional lawyer who is a resolute human rights activist, Barrister Shagnah Pwamaddi has blasted the Executive Governor of Adamawa, Rt Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri...

Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu recovers from COVID-19

President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, has recovered from COVID-19 pandemic. Shehu, Buhari’s media aide, was among members of the Presidency who were...

WHO warns of ‘very high’ Omicron risk as COVID-19 cases surge worldwide

Omicron still poses a “very high” risk and could overwhelm healthcare systems, the WHO warned on Wednesday, as the highly transmissible coronavirus variant fuelled...

How COVID-19 ravages Aso Rock, knocks down Buhari’s ADC, CSO, Villa perm sec, Garba Shehu, Lai Mohammed, others

The rampaging wave of the dangerous coronavirus pandemic has hit the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja, as many aides of President Muhammadu Buhari and top officials of...

Buhari appeals to Nigerians to take COVID-19 vaccines in Christmas message

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said, “I rejoice with Christians in Nigeria as they join fellow believers all over the world to celebrate this season.” The...

Oil prices fall 4% as Omicron COVID-19 variant cases rise

The price of crude oil fell by 4 per cent on Monday (today) over rising cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant in Europe and the United States. Brent crude futures,...

Omicron: Diplomacy wins as Nigeria resolves dispute with UK

The United Kingdom, on Tuesday, reviewed the travel ban imposed on Nigeria and 10 other countries over the Omicron COVID variant. UK Health Secretary, Sajid Javid, who...

Omicron: UK removes Nigeria, others from Red List

UK Health Secretary, Sajid Javid, who announced this while briefing the British Parliament told the lawmakers that England would remove all 11 countries from red list...

EFCC enforces COVID-19 vaccination compliance by staff

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, December 13, 2021, commenced the enforcement of Covid-19 vaccination compliance by the staff of the agency...

AU wants support for vaccine, medicine manufacture in Africa

The African Union (AU) Commission has called for supporting African initiatives in the manufacturing of essential medicines and vaccines beyond Coronavirus (COVID-19),...

COVID-19: President Ramaphosa tests positive amid full vaccination status

AU wants support for vaccine, medicine manufacture in Africa Omicron: Saudi authorities halt inbound flights from Nigeria Omicron: AU calls for end to travel ban,...

COVID-19: Zero death as NCDC confirms 418 new infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Sunday recorded zero fatality and 418 additional COVID-19 infections across 12 states in the country. This was made known on...

Omicron: Nigeria fights back, restricts airlines from UK, Canada, S’Arabia

With effect from Tuesday, December 14, the federal government will restrict airlines coming from Canada, the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia into Nigeria. This may have...

Only 3.5% Nigerians have been vaccinated against Covid-19, says UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said that only 3.5 per cent of citizens of Nigeria have so far been vaccinated almost nine months after the roll-out of...

Emirates suspends flights to Nigeria indefinitely

The Dubai-based airline said it took the action in response to a restriction by the Nigerian government limiting its flights to the country to just a once a week. The...

One million doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine expired in Nigeria last month —Report

Report by Reuters claims that about one million COVID-19 vaccines estimated expired in Nigeria last month. Through the information retrieved from two sources, who spoke...

Omicron: Saudi authorities halt inbound flights from Nigeria

Following the emergence of the new Coronavirus variant, Omicron, authorities in Saudi Arabia have halted aircraft from Nigeria landing at the country‘s airports. A...

Nigeria receives 2.5 million doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines from U.S.

The United States on Thursday said it had donated 2.5 million Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine doses to Nigeria. In a statement by its Embassy, the U.S. said the vaccine doses...

COVID-19: Donated vaccines’ll soon expire, Health Minister alerts

The Federal Government on Wednesday said vaccines donated to Nigeria through COVAX and AVAT have short expiration shelf lives and could expire before usage. Dr Osagie...

COVID-19: Reps query NCDC over N9bn Intervention Fund in personal accounts

…grill Julius Berger, SETRACO, others over alleged tax evasion House of Representatives Public Accounts Committee has queried the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Omicron: UK bans travellers from Nigeria

The United Kingdom has added Nigeria to the countries on its red list as a result of the discovery of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 cases linked to Nigeria. UK health...

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