Day: April 4, 2020

Covid19: Singapore hits 75 in number of new cases

April 4, 2020

196 ViewsAs the Covid19 pandemic continues to infect more people around the world, Singaporeans are not left out of the deadly hit due to the highly contagious pandemic. On Saturday, Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH)  reported 75 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 1,189. According to the health ministry, […]

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COvid19: FG seeks NASS approval of N500bn Intervention Fund

April 4, 2020

165 ViewsThe Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, on Saturday, met with the leadership of the National Assembly to intimate it with an Executive proposal to establish a N500 billion COVID-19 crisis Intervention Fund. Mrs. Ahmed, with senior officials from her ministry, held the meeting with the President of the Senate, […]

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Enugu State loses commissioner

April 4, 2020

179 Views Commissioner for Health Enugu State, Professor Anthony Ugochukwu is dead. Reports says the renowned surgeon  died Friday night at a leading private hospital, Memphys Hospital Enugu. His demise was confirmed by the House member representing his constituency, Oji River state Constituency in the Enugu House of Assembly Hon. Jeff Mbah. Mbah described the late […]

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Kobe Bryant to be inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame (Video)

April 4, 2020

273 ViewsLate Lakers star Kobe Bryant will be posthumously inducted  into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and his widow Venessa is elated and proud of her late husband posthumous achievements. Shortly after the announcement was made on Saturday, Vanessa and her daughter Natalia, 17, appeared on ESPN and Vanessa reflected on the bittersweet […]

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‘I have no regrets taking her life—Daughter-inlaw who hacked her mother-inlaw to death speaks

April 4, 2020

211 ViewsA shocking incident occured at  Abena community in Doma Local Government Area, Nasarawa State, the entire community is in mourning mood since a housewife, Rosemary Osegba Chem, hacked her mother-in-law, Mrs Ashi Chem, to death over the latter’s alleged undue interference in the former’s marriage. Sensing that her marriage to Mr Abaagu Chem was […]

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FG invites 18 Chinese doctors to help in the fight against Covid19

April 4, 2020

212 ViewsMinister of Health Dr.Osagie Ehaniren has said  that 18 Chinese doctors are on their way to Nigeria with medical supplies including ventilators, to assist in tackling the highly contagious respiratory disease. He made this known on Friday  in Abuja at the fifth joint national briefing of the Presidential Taskforce Force (PTF) on COVID-19. Ehanire […]

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“Being pregnant with Covid-19 is obviously worrying.”—-Carrie Symonds, PM’s partner reveals she has symptoms of Coronavirus

April 4, 2020

175 ViewsCarrie Symonds, Pregnant partner of the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed she has been suffering with coronavirus symptoms. Ms Symonds took to her twitter account to give update on her health status. she wrote:  “I’ve spent the past week in bed with the main symptoms of Coronavirus. “I haven’t needed to be […]

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Covid19: Asymptomatic carriers are capable of spreading virus

April 4, 2020

170 ViewsThe Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Robert Redfield said 25% of people infected with  Covid19 don’t show  symptoms or fall ill, but are still capable of transmitting the illness to other people. According to Redfield, these asymptomatic carriers are the likely reason the virus keeps spreading rapidly worldwide while making […]

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Covid19: Americans divided on whether or not to wear face masks

April 4, 2020

307 ViewsUS President Donald Trump said Friday his administration was now recommending Americans wear “non-medical cloth” face coverings, a reversal of previous guidance that suggested masks were unnecessary for people who weren’t sick. Trump said the recommendations, which came after a week of heated deliberations inside the White House, were voluntary and that he would […]

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Oprah reunites with longtime partner Steadman after he went on 14 days of Isolation to avoid Covid19 (Video)

April 4, 2020

256 ViewsMedia mogul and philantropist Oprah Winfrey has reunited with her partner of many years after over two weeks of seperation due to coronavirus.   Graham Steadman had been living alone in their guesthouse for two weeks since returning from a work trip, and as a precautionary measure, Graham went on self isolation  because Winfery […]

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Covid19: NCDC effects correction on a previously announced results

April 4, 2020

166 ViewsThe Nigerian Centre for Disease Control says they regret the error in their announcement of new  Covid19  cases in Nigeria yesterday. The NCDC remains committed to ensuring transparency and accurate reporting of infectious disease cases in Nigeria. On 3rd of April 2020, we reported 26 new cases of  COVID19 in Nigeria. An error has […]

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Oshiomohle eulogized at 68

April 4, 2020

245 ViewsThe All Progressives Congress (APC)President Muhammadu Buhari, and National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu  have  hailed the National Chairman of the ruling party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on his 68 birthday anniversary. They gave the eulogy in separate statements  affirming that Oshiomohle’s skill had galvanized the party. The APC  in a congratulatory message […]

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Covid19: Nigeria now has 210 confirmed cases, with twenty new cases

April 4, 2020

229 ViewsTwenty new cases of  Covid19 have been reported in Nigeria; 11 in Lagos, 3 in the FCT, 3 in Edo, 2 in Osun & 1 in Ondo Two new deaths have been recorded in Lagos and Edo State As at 10:30 pm 3rd April there are 210 confirmed cases of Covid19 reported in Nigeria. […]

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French doctor apologizes after making demeaning comments over Africa, on account of Covid19 vaccines

April 4, 2020

254 ViewsA French doctor apologized on Friday for suggesting a possible treatment for COVID-19 should be tested in Africa, after the remarks sparked an outcry on social media. Jean-Paul Mira, the head of the intensive care unit at the Cochin hospital in Paris, made the comments on Wednesday during an interview on French television channel […]

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