Nigeria Records More COVID-19 Deaths As NCDC Announces New Cases (See Details)

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 113 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC in a tweet via its Twitter account on Saturday night said a total of 14 States recorded new infections in the country in the last 24 hours. According to the health agency, the 113 new cases … Continue reading Nigeria Records More COVID-19 Deaths As NCDC Announces New Cases (See Details)

BREAKING: COVID-19 Cases Reach 55,632 In Nigeria

Nigeria now has 55,632 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 176 new cases recorded on Wednesday night. According to a tweet from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, 43,610 patients have now been discharged, with 1,070 patients losing their lives to the Coronavirus. The tweet revealed that the Federal Capital Territory had the highest number of … Continue reading BREAKING: COVID-19 Cases Reach 55,632 In Nigeria

COVID UPDATE: More Recoveries, Less Infections Last Week

Daily figures released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) showed that more people recovered from their Coronavirus illness than new infections in the country last week. Last week, many Nigerians breathed a sigh of relief when tentative dates were announced for reopening of schools in Lagos State, Nigeria’s epicentere of Coronavirus. While announcing … Continue reading COVID UPDATE: More Recoveries, Less Infections Last Week

BREAKING: Four Chelsea Players Test Positive For Covid-19

At least eight Chelsea players have been forced to quarantine in line with government guidelines, with at least four of the individuals having tested positive for Covid-19. Joeblinksblog can confirm that Mason Mount, Tammy Abraham, Christian Pulisic and Fikayo Tomori are four of the players that are isolating although it is unknown if they are the individuals that have … Continue reading BREAKING: Four Chelsea Players Test Positive For Covid-19

BREAKING: Nigeria Records 593 New Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now 50,488

Nigeria on Wednesday night recorded 593 new cases of Coronavirus around the country. According to a tweet from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), Plateau State recorded the highest number of cases, with 186 cases, followed by Lagos State with 182 cases. The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) followed with 62 cases. Other states recorded … Continue reading BREAKING: Nigeria Records 593 New Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now 50,488

BREAKING: COVID-19 Deaths Reach 974 In Nigeria

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday night revealed that 974 persons have lost their lives to coronavirus in the country. According to a tweet from the NCDC, 325 persons got infected with the virus on Saturday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 48, 770. 36,290 patients have … Continue reading BREAKING: COVID-19 Deaths Reach 974 In Nigeria

I Contracted COVID-19 – Omotola Reveals

Talented Nigerian actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde on Saturday, announced via social media page that she contracted COVID-19 and has been ill. The award-winning movie star, who also disclosed that she has been in isolation, added that she is now getting better. In a post made through her Instagram page, Omotola also decried the recent cases of … Continue reading I Contracted COVID-19 – Omotola Reveals

Fed Govt Approves N8.5b To Boost COVID-19 Tests

Nigeria is to spend N8.49 billion on COVID-19 testing. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the money at Wednesday’s meeting for the purchase of 12 assorted items by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). But the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) said  on Wednesday that the country needs “more investments in education and health. Our … Continue reading Fed Govt Approves N8.5b To Boost COVID-19 Tests

Russia Has Developed First COVID-19 Vaccine For Use

Russia has announced the world’s first vaccine for COVID-19 amid concerns it may not have fully tested its product. Announcing regulatory approval for a test vaccine produced by Moscow’s Gamaleya Institute after shortened trials, Vladimir Putin claimed testing had demonstrated the product was safe, worked effectively and formed long-term immunity. “One of my daughters did … Continue reading Russia Has Developed First COVID-19 Vaccine For Use

US Tops 5 Million Covid-19 Cases, With Five States Making Up More Than 40% Of Tally

The US topped 5 million cases of coronavirus early Sunday -- and as experts have highlighted before, the true number of infections could be many times higher. The number means the country holds about a quarter of global cases of the virus and also tops the list with the most reported deaths in the world. Of the country's 5,022,187 estimated cases, 162,696 … Continue reading US Tops 5 Million Covid-19 Cases, With Five States Making Up More Than 40% Of Tally