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Post Recovery, Toke Makinwa Warns That The Second Wave Of COVID-19 Is In Town & Spreading Really Fast | Shares Her Experience

Toke Makinwa has revealed that she recently tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus. In a post shared on her Instagram page, the media personality said the experience wasn’t great for her. She said she will never pray her worse enemy

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COVID-19: President Buhari Warns Nigeria’s Economy Cannot Sustain Another Lockdown

President Muhammadu Buhari has noted the trends of the second wave of COVID-19 peaks in many foreign countries and warns that Nigerians must do all that they can to avert a similar scenario as Nigeria’s economy is too fragile for

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COVID-19: Experts Explain Why It Is Crucial To Get Children Back To Learning

Global school closures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in unprecedented disruption to children’s education, with more than a billion students affected. Those who have returned to school are presented with new challenges – masks, social distancing, lack

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Lagos State Condemns Looting Of COVID-19 Palliatives, Says The #EndSARS Protests Delayed Its Distribution

The Lagos State Government has condemned the vandalization of the warehouse at Maza-Maza housing the food palliative packages donated to the government by the Private Sector Coalition against COVID-19 (CACOVID) group. On Thursday, October 22, a mob vandalised the warehouse

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#EndSARS Protests: FG Tells Nigerians To Prepare For Spike In COVID-19 Cases

The Federal Government has asked Nigerians to prepare for an increased number of Coronavirus cases following the widespread #EndSARS protest across the country. Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Mr

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BREAKING: Fear As Lagos State Confirms That 181 Students, Staff Test Positive For COVID-19 In A Private School | See Details

Lagos State Government has confirmed new COVID-19 cases in a private boarding school. Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who disclosed this said 181 students and staff members at the private school located in a suburb of Lekki tested positive

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COVID-19 Could Cause Infertility In Men, New Study Finds

COVID-19 may lead to infertility in men by blocking testicular cells that produce sperm, a new study has claimed. According to scientists, the disease could make men infertile even if they only suffer a mild form of the disease. The

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Medical Experts Say There May Be Something You Can Do To Help Avoid The Dreaded COVID-19

While researchers are still searching for a COVID-19 vaccine and treatment, experts say there may be something you can do to help avoid the virus that costs nothing. Growing evidence suggests that allowing air to circulate around enclosed spaces, that

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FG Orders Reopening Of All Schools, Higher Institutions And Others | ASUU Responds

The Federal Government of Nigeria has given a directive to all schools, including higher institutions such as Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education in the country to reopen. Tertiary institution regulatory agencies like the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Commission

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NCDC DG, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu Warns Of COVID-19 Explosion In These States

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu has warned that Nigeria may experience an explosion in the number of COVID-19. Speaking in a TV interview in Abuja, Dr Ihekweazu said a second wave of

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Possible Brain Damage, Stroke , Among Other Reasons To Not Lose Your Guard Against COVID-19- Expert, Yomi Ogun Warns

A professor of Internal Medicine/Neurology at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Yomi Ogun, says COVID-19 can cause damage to the brain, spinal cord and the peripheral nerves. According to Ogun, the damage takes many forms and can lead

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Does Wearing Glasses Up Your Chances Against COVID-19? Find Out Here

From regularly washing your hands to wearing a face mask, there are several things you can do to reduce your risk of coronavirus. Now, a new study claims that wearing glasses can also lower your risk of Covid-19. Researchers from

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FG Threatens Another Lockdown As Schools Reopen Across States If…

The federal government has warned that it could issue another lockdown as states announce schools resumption. The warning was given by the secretary to the government of the federation and chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha on

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BREAKING: Lagos State Gives New Update On Full Re-opeoning Of Worship Centres

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the full reopening of Churches and Mosques in the state, The PUNCH reports. The governor announced this during a briefing in Lagos on Saturday. Sanwo-Olu said mosques can hold their prayers five

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Here’s What Will Happen To Schools With COVID-19 Spikes In Lagos, According To Lagos State Ministry Of Education

The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, at a two-day training for school leaders and educators on the sustainable approach to the safe reopening of public and private schools in Lagos State

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OAP Toolz Writes About Her Fears Of Being Pregnant With Baby No.2 During A Pandemic

Nigerian On-air personality and mum-of-two, Tolu Oniru, better known as Toolz, has opened up on the scary experience she had while she was pregnant for her second child. According to her, she underwent the COVID-19 test up to six times

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COVID-19: Nutritionist, Yemisi Solanke-Lawal Names Nigerian Foods That Can Help Boost Immunity

The Chief Executive Officer, Evergreen Health and Social Care International, Mrs Yemisi Solanke-Lawal, has stressed the need for people to eat healthy meals to prevent them from contracting infectious diseases. Solanke-Lawal, who described the immune system as the body’s defence

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WHO: Why Kids Below Five Are Not Recommended To Wear Face Masks

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said it is not recommended for kids below five years to wear a face mask. In a video posted on WHO Africa Region’s Twitter handle @WHOAFRO, the Technical Lead for WHO African Region, Dr.

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COVID-19: ASUU Warns on Why Opening Universities Now Could Be Suicidal

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday, warned the Federal Government not to reopen schools, especially tertiary institutions of learning. ASUU said the reopening of schools without taking realistic measures to curb the spread of the deadly COVID-19

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COVID-19: Presidential Task Force Cautions States On Full Reopening Of Schools

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Nigeria has warned states against rushing to reopen schools fully ahead of proposed relaxation of measures taken to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the country, PUNCH gathers. Secretary to the Government

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6 Tips To Help Your Children Tackle Anxiety As Schools Set To Reopen During The Pandemic

It has been a tricky few months and, with many schools set to return in September, children are understandably beginning to feel uncertain and worried. One in eight children and young people aged five to 19 are now reckoned to

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Governor Sanwo-Olu Gives Positive Update On COVID-19 In Lagos

Professor Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, has said that the state has passed the peak of the Coronavirus pandemic and is currently on the flattening stage. This is really positive and impressive news as Lagos has

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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Gives Lifestyle Advice + Useful Tips After She & Her Children Beat The Dreaded COVID-19

Actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde and her children have recovered from COVID-19 and now the mum-of-three has shared useful tips and lifestyle advice to help curb the spread after her own family’s painful experience with the novel virus. On August 15, the

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COVID-19: Lagos State Schools To Reopen In September | Details

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says primary and secondary state schools in the state will be allowed to reopen effective September 21, 2020. Schools in the country have been shut since March as part of measures to curb the spread

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NAFDAC Shares Positive News On Possible Local Cure For COVID-19

The  National Agency for Foods and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye has  announced some optimistic news on possible local cure for COVID-19. Mojisola who disclosed that 40 herbal drugs are currently undergoing a review to ensure their safety

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