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COVID-19: FG Gives Update On When International Flights Will Resume Operations

The Federal Government has given an update on when international flights will commence operations in the country. According to PUNCH, the FG says there is no plan to restart international flight operations at the moment. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi

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COVID-19: FG Announces Date For Domestic Flights To Resume Operations | See Details

The Federal Government has announced the resumption of domestic flights in the country. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, revealed this in a statement released on Wednesday, July 1. According to the minister, the Abuja and Lagos airports will resume domestic

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Healthplus CEO, Bukky George, Who Thought She Could Never Be Infected By COVID-19 Shares Her Unforgettable Lessons After Surviving The Virus

The Managing Director of Healthplus Pharmacy, Bukky George, has shared how she and ten members of her family recovered from the coronavirus pandemic.  Relieving her experience in a post titled “When the unthinkable happens” via her official Facebook on Thursday,

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Experts Warn That Nigeria Is At Risk Of A New Strain Of Coronavirus

Renowned scientists have said that, as the new coronavirus spreads, there is a higher chance of Nigeria having another strain of the viral infection. A professor of virology and former Vice-Chancellor at the Redeemer’s University, Nigeria, Ede, Osun State, Oyewale

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CDC: Why Kids Under 2 Don’t Need Face Masks

Since the emergence of the coronavirus pandemic, wearing a face mask has been the most common public measure to protect against the virus, but their appropriateness for children is sometimes misunderstood. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, face

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SHOCKING! Mothers Who Have Been Beaten, Attacked & Bullied By Their Own Kids Tell Their Horrific Stories

Child-to-parent abuse (CPA) is more common than we think because it is highly under reported. In the UK alone, police figures revealed a 30 per cent rise in domestic violence offences by sons on their parents since 2010, to 5,294

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UPDATE: FG Issues New Guidelines On Reopening Of Schools

The Federal Ministry of Education has presented new guidelines for the reopening of schools nationwide. Recall that schools in the country were shut down in March by the Federal Government to curb the spread of Coronavirus. According to the ministry,

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STUDY: Recovered Coronavirus Patients Can Get Reinfected After Six Months

A new study has revealed that patients who recovered from the deadly coronavirus, COVID-19 risk contracting the virus again after six months. The research findings, according to the researchers has cast further doubt over the prospect of long-lasting immunity from

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WHO Issues New Treatment Guideline For The Coronavirus Pandemic

The World Health Organisation has released new criteria for the treatment of the coronavirus, COVID-19 patients, which would hasten their discharge from hospitals and isolation centres in different countries. The organisation in a statement released recently said that the need

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Why Lagos State Government Is Suspending The Reopening of Churches And Mosques

Lagos State government has announced that it will no longer go ahead with its plan to reopen churches and mosques this weekend. Recall that on June 3, the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced that religious centers will be allowed to open

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“I never thought I would make it” – Coronavirus Survivor, Alhaji Ibrahim Garba On Battling The Deadly Virus

A Nigerian man, Alhaji Ibrahim Garba living in New York City, USA, was recently discharged from hospital after battling the coronavirus also known as COVID-19. In an interview with DailyTrust, Alhaji Garba shared his experience while on admission for the

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Health Experts: How COVID-19 Affects The Body System

Many health practitioners have underestimated and misunderstood the coronavirus pandemic since it first appeared. And as they learn more, it’s clear that COVID-19 can be more than just a respiratory disease. It has joined the ranks of other “great imitators”

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Lagos State Commissioner For Health Issues New Guidelines To Nigerians Above 65 On How To Avoid Contracting COVID-19

Lagos state commissioner for health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has issued new guidelines to Nigerians above 65 on how to avoid contracting the coronavirus pandemic popularly known as COVID-19. Speaking during a press conference in Alausa, the commissioner advised residents above

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People With These Type Of Diseases Are Likely To Die If They Contract Coronavirus- WHO Report

As the world continues to battle the Coronavirus COVID-19 scourge, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that people living with non-communicable diseases are more likely to die from the coronavirus pandemic. Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), also known as chronic diseases,

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COVID-19 Pandemic: Nigerian Students/ Pupils Share Their Bitter-Sweet Experiences With E-Learning

For some months now, schools have been on lockdown as a result of the ravaging coronavirus pandemic and in a bid to keep the academic calender running without any disruption, some schools opted for online teaching. It was excitement galore

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Leicester City’s Manager Brendan Rodgers Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 With His Wife Describes His Experience After Recovery

Leicester City manager, Brendan Rodgers has described his experience after his battle with the coronavirus pandemic which has claimed many lives all over the world. Rodgers revealed that his wife, Susan also contracted COVID-19, and likened the virus’ symptoms to

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Health Practitioners Raise Concerns Over Plans By FG To Reopen Schools Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic

Health practitioners have kicked against the federal government’s plan to reopen schools amidst COVID-19. The experts say the decision was ill-timed and capable of slowing down the fight against COVID-19 in Nigeria. Speaking to THISDAY on Thursday, the President, Pharmaceutical

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Parents Express Outrage As Children As Young As 11 Are Asked To ‘Define Hardcore Pornography’ And Other Inappropriate Topics

A number of parents have expressed outrage after their children, as young as 11 years old, were asked by their school teacher to define hardcore pornography and other inappropriate topics that are meant for adults. Youngsters in years 7, 8,

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WHO Warns Of ”Second Peak” Of COVID-19 As Countries Lift Lockdown

Many African, European, and Asian countries as well as the U.S., have taken steps in recent weeks to end lockdown measures due to its impact on the global economy. In light of this, the World Health Organization, WHO has warned

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WHO Suspends Chloroquine Trial As Possible Cure For Coronavirus… Gives Reasons

The World Health Organization said it had “temporarily” suspended clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for COVID-19 being carried out across a range of countries as a precautionary measure. The drug trial was suspended on grounds of safety

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Pregnant Mom Who Contracted COVID-19 At 32 Weeks Narrates Her Ordeal

Sedia Marwolo was just 32 weeks pregnant when medics arrived at her home and hauled her away to a special coronavirus hospital, which she likened to “hell.” It was the beginning of a 15-day ordeal during which the 38-year-old Liberian

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COVID-19: FG Speaks On Reopening Of Public And Private Schools Nationwide

The Federal Government has spoken on when schools will be reopened. According to the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, there are plans to soon reopen schools nationwide. He however said that schools will not reopen in two weeks

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”Hypertension, diabetes, tuberculosis, others account for 70% COVID -19 deaths” -Health Minister, Dr. Osagie Ehanire

Minister of health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said that 70 percent of Nigerians that have died from the novel Coronavirus or COVID-19 in the country are persons with hypertension, diabetes, kidney disease, HIV, cancer, and tuberculosis. The minister stated this

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How To Stay Positive During Coronavirus: Expert Shares 4 Habits To Transform Your Happiness

Our mental health is more fragile than ever amid the coronavirus pandemic. For Mental Health Awareness Month, an expert is sharing resources, tips and ways to protect your mental health. Some habits that take up just 21 minutes each day

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Lagos State Government Considers Full Re-opening Of Economy, Worship Centers, Lists Conditions They Must Meet To Reopen

Lagos State government has revealed that businesses and worship centres will soon reopen fully if they meet certain conditions. The state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, disclosed this when he spoke at a briefing after the State’s Security Council meeting held at

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