Women in 40s, 50s who survive COVID more likely to suffer persistent problems – Report

Women in their 40s and 50s appear more at risk of long-term problems following discharge from…

COVID-19: Pope orders salary cuts for cardinals, clerics, to save jobs of employees

Pope Francis has ordered cardinals to take a 10 per cent pay cut and reduced the…

Two Nigerian fraudsters jailed in UK for stealing over £250k from COVID loan scheme

For benefitting illegally from the United Kingdom’s coronavirus loan scheme, a Southwark Crown court has sentenced…

Lagos sets up 88 vaccination centres

The Lagos state Governments has set up 88 centres for the administration of COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccination…

Unions, politicians kick, as Deutsche Bank gives CEO 46% pay rise

Deutsche Bank paid Chief Executive Christian Sewing 7.4 million euros ($8.8 million) in 2020, up 46…

COVID-19: Lagos seals 11 event centres, nightclub

Lagos State government has shut 11 facilities, including event centres, lounge and nightclubs among others for…

Obasanjo: I tested positive for COVID-19

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, has revealed that he once tested positive for the COVID-19. Obasanjo disclosed this…

People with blood group O ‘may be less vulnerable’ to COVID-19 complications

Temitope Alonge, coordinator of the isolation centres in Oyo state, says people with the blood group…

I was praying for COVID-19 not to end – Apostle Suleman

The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Suleman, has said that he prayed for the…

Britain approves research involving exposing human volunteers to COVID-19

Britain has become the first country in the world to approve the human challenge trials in…

101-year-old woman survives COVID in Osun

Prof Victor Adetiloye, the chief medical director of the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital (OAUTH), says…

COVID-19, not brain disease, killed ex-Super Eagles defender, Shofoluwe

Former Super Eagles defender, Yisa Shofoluwe, has died at the age of 53. He passed on…

PTF: Travellers who violate COVID-19 protocol risk imprisonment

The presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19 says international travellers, who violate the guidelines on preventing…

Sex party worse than COVID-19, must never be allowed to hold on Nigerian soil – NCAC DG

The Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, says the…

COVID-19: WHO team finds evidence of virus origin – Wuhan investigator

A team of World Health Organisation (WHO) experts investigating the origins of coronavirus in Wuhan have…

Covid 19 violations: FG stops Emirates airlines from operating into Nigeria

Irked by the violations of its directives on testing of departing passengers, the Presidential Task Force…

COVID-19 protocol: FG may suspend UAE, Netherlands flights

The Federal Government has threatened to suspend flight operations from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and…

COVID-19: PTF declares Kogi high risk state, warns Nigerians not to visit

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has declared Kogi a high-risk state for refusing to…

Outrage as Buhari breaks COVID-19 law, removes mask in public

Nigerians on social media and the Peoples Democratic Party have expressed dismay over President Muhammadu Buhari’s…

Second wave: PTF mulls lockdown in Lagos, Abuja, Plateau

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 is considering targeted lockdown in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja;…

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