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COVID-19: Face masks must have 3 layers – WHO issues new precautions

The World Health Organization (WHO) has updated its guidance on facemasks amid the coronavirus pandemic. WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom...

NAFDAC to continue chloroquine trial despite WHO’s directive

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will continue chloroquine clinical trials for COVID-19 treatment despite...

WHO dumps hydroxychloroquine as drug for COVID-19

World Health Organisation said it has suspended a clinical trial of the anti-malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus patients. The...

WHO considers Madagascar COVID-19 drug for clinical trial

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is considering Madagascar’s COVID Organics for clinical observation process. The President of Madagascar, Andry...

China develops new coronavirus drug that can end the pandemic immediately

A Chinese laboratory has developed a drug it believes has the power to bring the coronavirus pandemic to a halt.

COVID-19: 250 Nurses And Midwives Are In Isolation And 85 Are Now Positive – NANNM Reveals

According to The PUNCH, the leadership of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, on Friday, decried the rising cases of...

WHO opens up on Madagascar herbal potion that cures coronavirus

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has accepted to scientifically test Madagascar's herbal remedy said to cure coronavirus. DPA reports...

Black people four times more likely to die from COVID-19 than white people – new data shows

Black people in the UK are four times more likely to die from Covid-19 than white people and a number of other...

Nigeria using remdesivir for COVID-19 patients

Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, says Nigeria has started using remdesivir, an anti-retroviral drug, in managing COVID-19 patients. Addressing...

WHO to commence vaccine trials in Nigeria

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has disclosed Nigeria has indicated interest to be part of the solidarity trial of vaccine for coronavirus...

102 potential Covid-19 vaccines in the works worldwide, WHO says

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that 102 potential Covid-19 vaccines are being developed around the world as scientists worldwide find...

Over 150 COVID-19 patients ‘recover’ after treatment with drugs that failed to cure Ebola

Gilead Sciences, a biopharmaceutical company in the US, on Wednesday, announced “positive data” in the clinical trial of remdesivir, an experimental antiviral...
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NBC fines radio station N5m over Mailafia interview

Recall the Commission recently unveiled its Reviewed Broadcasting Code in Lagos and raised the fine for hate speech from N500,000 to...

NBC to sanction broadcast stations that insults president, governors, senators

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has threatened to sanction broadcast stations over messages that “insult” Nigerian leaders and elders.

I remain Unilag Vice Chancellor – Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe

Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe remains the Vice-Chancellor of University of Lagos. The Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin...

Woman shows her two husbands and they all live happily in the same home [PHOTO]

A woman from the United States of America identified as Kenya Stevens has shocked everyone by showing off her two husbands.