At the early stage of the imposed lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there were reports of mysterious deaths in Bauchi state. Investigations have now revealed the cause to be unsafe abortions and not Coronavirus as rumoured. It seemed far-fetched
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has disclosed that 17 hospitals in the state have been exposed to Coronavirus. Abayomi disclosed this on Sunday while providing an update on efforts by the state government to contain the pandemic.
BBC reports that according to the new Global Burden of Disease study, it was discovered that well over a third (42%) of deaths in children happen in Nigeria and India from diarrhoea. “Diarrheal diseases disproportionately affect young children, despite some promising