West Africa

West Africa

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:38:50 GMT
Nigeria: Country Records 20 New Cases of COVID-19, Total Now 131
[This Day] Nigeria has recorded 20 New cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 131.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:30:59 GMT
Nigeria: Country Records Another Death From Coronavirus
[Premium Times] Nigeria has recorded another death from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has said.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:29:07 GMT
Nigeria: Why Lagos, Abuja Have High Number of COVID-19 Cases - Minister
[Premium Times] Lagos and Abuja have recorded the highest numbers of imported cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria because both states are gateways for air travel, the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has said.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:24:51 GMT
Nigeria: School Feeding Programme Will Continue Despite Closure of Schools - Minister
[Premium Times] The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Sadiya Farouq, has said that the school feeding programme will be implemented despite the closure of schools nationwide.

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:18:10 GMT
Nigeria: Experts Want More Nigerians Tested for COVID-19
[Daily Trust] The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has disclosed that they are looking for about 6,000 people who had contacts with COVID-19 patients in Lagos and Abuja.