‘Don’t wait until bodies litter the streets’ and other #COVID-19 updates across Nigeria
President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Innocent Ujah, says Nigerians should not wait until bodies litter the streets before they obey COVID-19 guidelines.
He said the gap in sensitisation is the reason some citizens think the disease is a hoax.
Chief of staff to Kwara governor dies of COVID-19
Chief of Staff to Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Governor of Kwara, Adisa Logun, has died of COVID-19 complications.
Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, broke the news on Tuesday night.
FG worried over impact of pandemic
Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire Monday, said that the Federal Government is worried about the impact and effect of COVID-19 on the citizens.
Ehanire said this in a statement issued by the ministry’s Director of Information, Media and Public Relations, Olujimi Oyetomi, in Abuja.
Nigeria records 15 new COVID-19 deaths
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 503 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 29,879.
Fifteen deaths were recorded from the virus on Tuesday bringing the total number of confirmed deaths from the virus to 669.
Shock as Nigerian professor says COVID-19 does not exist
Nigerian professor, Cyril Otoikhian, has challenged the Nigerian government and other scientists working on COVID-19 to prove the existence of the virus in the country.
The professor of genetics at the Novena University, Delta, in a Monday morning programme on Channels TV, shocked his interviewers when he argued that the virus does not exist as there has been no known evidence to prove its existence.