Tag: Health

Two Suspected Coronavirus Cases In Nigeria Test Negative

An official of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Emeka Oguanuo, has revealed that two persons who came into Nigerian from China have tested negative to coronavirus. Naija News reports that the NCDC was conducting tests on travellers from China. In a statement, Chikwe Ihekweazu, NCDC director-general, had advised suspected cases of coronavirus patients to call […]

FG Unveils Three Coronavirus Centres

FG Unveils Three Coronavirus Centres

To test for suspected cases of the Novel Coronavirus in Nigeria, the federal government has acquired necessary reagents. This was announced by the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, at the briefing after Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the State House. According to him, the reagents were acquired about eight days ago. He stated […]

Chinese Coronavirus Disease Named Covid-19

Chinese Coronavirus Disease Named Covid-19

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has given the deadly Coronavirus a new official name. The global health body who gave an hint on the “realistic chance” of stopping the deadly virus said the new diseases would now be named Covid-19” “We now have a name for the disease and it’s Covid-19,” WHO chief, Tedros Adhanom […]