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Cuba ready to help in Nigeria’s coronavirus battle – Envoy
The envoy says Cuba will be “attentive to the request” but said no such request had been made “at the moment.”
Coronavirus: UN, partners take steps to avert pandemic in IDP camps
The official said the agencies installed hand-washing stations in IDP camps to ensure the supply of clean water.
CBN-led coalition to tackle coronavirus raises N15 billion — Official
The CBN said the list of 37 donors include individuals, banks and other corporate organisations.
Coronavirus spreads through air, lingers in rooms formerly occupied by patients — Study
The finding highlights the importance of protective equipment in hospitals to protect the frontline healthcare workers.
COVID-19: Nigeria private sector coalition raises N15.3 billion – CBN
The CBN and Aliko Dangote are the highest contributors so far with a donation N2 billion each.
Covid-19: Danjuma, others to donate food, drugs worth N1bn to IDPs, vulnerable groups
Mr Danjuma said the donation would be made through a non-governmental organisation, Victims Support Fund.
COVID-19: Adamawa gov signs restriction order into law
The restriction order is aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus: Oyo NUJ launches special pass for journalists
NUJ says the special pass will aid easy movement of journalists in Oyo State.
COVID-19: Ondo to close boundaries with neigbouring states, declares 3-day fast
The government says the closure of its boundaries with other states is a precautionary measure against the COVID-19.
Coronavirus: Nigeria’s cases rise to 174 as Akwa Ibom records five
With earlier announced cases, a total of 35 cases have been reported on Wednesday.
COVID-19 to plunge 8.3 million more into poverty in Arab region – UN
Many Arab countries have recently adopted tighter restrictions in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19.
COVID-19: Gov. Ugwuanyi inaugurates three isolation centres in Enugu
The isolation centres are located at the Ultra-Modern Diagnostic centre, the Colliery Hospital and the Nsukka Isolation and Treatment centre.
Osinbajo says public enlightenment of COVID-19 inadequate as NEC meets via video-conferencing
Mr Osinbajo urged governments at all levels to intensify efforts at enlightening Nigerians on COVID-19.
Coronavirus: Why we cannot order total lockdown in Oyo State – Makinde
“I have been watching CNN and the most successful place right now in containing this is the Czech Republic”
Lagos youth turn to sports as govt enforces lockdown order
The president had ordered the restriction of movement in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun states to curtail the spread of the coronavirus.
MultiChoice donates N250m, test kits, others to fight COVID-19
The firm says it pays engaged creative industry professionals whose productions have been disrupted by the pandemic.
Senator donates N10 million to Ekiti Govt to fight Coronavirus
Mr Bamidele says the N10 million donation is his own way of identifying with the state government and the people in combating the pandemic.
COVID-19: Death toll hits 196 in African countries
The Africa CDC said the cases were spread across 49 African countries.
Tennis: Coronavirus forces cancellation of 2020 Wimbledon
The organisers had hoped to hold off making a final decision for a few more weeks
Coronavirus: Nigeria opens another test site, recruits medical lab scientists
The latest is the virology laboratory of Alex Ekwueme Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki, Ebonyi.
Coronavirus: Over 188,000 people have so far recovered globally
The data has given the world hope that the battle against the virus is not a hopeless one afterall.
AfDB approves $2 million assistance for WHO-led measures against COVID-19 in Africa
AfDB says the $2 million will reinforce WHO’s capacity to help African countries contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus: Oyedepo donates ambulance, medical supplies to Ogun
Mr Oyedepo says the Living Faith Chapel International (a.k.a Winners Chapel) is in solidarity with the state government in the battle against coronavirus.