No Omicron-related death in Nigeria yet, says NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has said no person in Nigeria has died of COVID-19…

COVID-19: We Must End Travel Apartheid – By Victor Oladokun

*Photo: Victor Oladokun* We must end travel apartheid. I’m in #Nigeria and have been pleasantly surprised…

Federal Government Approves COVID-19 Booster dose

The Presidential Steering Committee in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the National Primary…

Greece to fine over -60s for refusing Covid jab

ATHENS — Residents in Greece over the age of 60 will be fined €100 a month…

Consolidating the fight against COVID-19, Preventing 4th wave – By Tajudeen Kareem

*Photo: Tajudeen Kareem Health authorities in Nigeria are collaborating to host a National Summit on COVID-19…

Africa’s rising diabetes burden : COVID-19 more deadly in Africans with diabetes

Brazzaville, 11 November 2021 – Africa’s sharp increase in diabetes is clashing with the COVID-19 pandemic and…

Jen Psaki, White House press secretary to Joe Biden, tests positive for Covid

Psaki, who did not travel with the president to Europe, says her last contact with Biden…

African leaders must urge G20 to stop Covid-19 vaccine apartheid to save our world

By Dr Penninah Iutung The novel coronavirus has shown glaring flaws in the world’s collective ability…

Colin Powell, first Black US secretary of state, dies of COVID

Powell has called the misleading information he repeated in lead up to 2003 Iraq war a…

Population immunity behind Nigerian vaccine mandate for civil servants – By Tajudeen Kareem

The quest for population immunity is the underlying reason for the vaccine mandate Nigeria rolled out…