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Wrong Use Of Face Shields Will Not Protect You Against COVID-19 – NCDC DG, Chikwe Ihekweazu Explains

Chikwe Ihekwazu, the Director-General of The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, has advised against the use of only Face shields as a protection against getting infected by the novel Coronavirus. In recent weeks, many Nigerians have opted to use

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Businesswoman, Martha Gives Account Of How She Landed In Isolation Centre Despite Testing Negative For COVID-19

A 33-year-old businesswoman has demanded explanation from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC over her isolation at the Asokoro District Hospital, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, despite testing negative for the COVID-19. The Nigerian woman who identified herself simply as Martha, demanded

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Nigerian Nurse At The Front-line Of The Fight Against COVID-19, Ada Erema, Sets The Record Straight For Nigerians Who Still Think It Is A Hoax

A Nigerian nurse has lashed out at a Twitter user who said Coronavirus is not real and also accused the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) of padding numbers. @AdaErema said she saw the tweet after witnessing the death of

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COVID-19 Pandemic: NCDC Issues Important Advisory On Use Of Cloth Face Masks

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has issued an important advisory on the use of cloth face masks amid the Coronavirus pandemic. The health agency stated that though cloth face mask can be used as a barrier to respiratory

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NCDC Warns Nigerians Of Impending Lockdown If Frenzy Over Temporary Ease Continues

Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekeazu has warned Nigerians of another lockdown if some health guidelines continue to be violated in light of the frenzy that occurred yesterday in Abuja and Lagos on the first

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COVID-19: ”Wearing of face mask is recommended”- NCDC Issues Advisory To Nigerians

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recommended the use of face masks for members of the public without respiratory symptoms. The recommendation is contained in the NCDC’s ‘Advisory on the Use of Masks by Members of the Public

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