Category: Health

Nigeria records 348 new cases of COVID-19, total exceed 11,000

Nigeria has recorded 348 new cases of the Coronavirus across various states of the country. Announcing via its official Twitter handle on Wednesday night, the Nigeria...

Video Of Late Vera Omozuwa On Her Deathbed Surfaces Online (Graphic)

A video which shows the last moment of late Uwaila Omozuwa has emerged online. In the video, Uwaila Omozuwa can be seen fighting for her life while receiving treatment...

Abuja COVID-19 Response Team Protest Over Non-payment Of Allowances (Photos)

Members of the federal capital territory (FCT) COVID-19 emergency response team are currently protesting against the non-payment of their N30,000 daily allowance for...

Nigeria records 241 new cases of COVID-19, total now 10819

Nigeria has recorded 241 new cases of the Coronavirus across various states of the country. Announcing via its official Twitter handle on Tuesday night, the Nigeria...

Davido steps out in crutches

The month of June didn’t start on a good note for DMW boss, Davido, as he can only step out with crutches for now, after a leg injury. His lawyer, Bobo F. Ajudua...

Nigeria Records 416 New Coronavirus Cases, Total Now 10, 578

Confirmed cases of coronavirus have increased to 10,578 in Nigeria, according to report. This is after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced 416 new cases of...

Bollywood music composer, Wajid Khan dies after contracting Coronavirus

Wajid Khan, one of the top composers of Bollywood dance songs, has died at the age of 42 after contracting Coronavirus. The music composer, who had been suffering from...

First human trial of potential antibody treatment for Covid-19 begins

Pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company said on Monday that it has started the first human trial of an antibody therapy designed to treat Covid-19. The first phase...

Nigeria Confirms 307 New Cases of COVID-19 As Total Exceeds 10,000

Nigeria’s tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday rose to 10,162 as 307 new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)....

100-year-old Indonesian woman rcovers from COVID-19

A 100-year-old Indonesian woman has recovered from COVID-19, making her the country’s oldest survivor of the deadly disease. The woman, Kamtim was discharged from the...

Resident Doctors Threaten Strike, Issue FG 14-day Ultimatum

The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to immediately implement all the agreements it had with the...

553 new cases of COVID-19 sends Nigeria’s record close to 10,000

In what is the highest daily figure recorded of covid-19 in Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced later yesterday that 553 new infections were...

Bauchi Government Blames Illegal Abortion For 200 Mysterious Deaths

Bauchi State Government has revealed that illegal abortion by unqualified medical practitioners is the cause of mysterious deaths in Azare and other local government...

Governor Sanwo-Olu Honours 10 Health Workers (Photos)

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has honoured 10 health workers for their dedication and commitment towards the coronavirus pandemic. The 10 health workers...

387 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

387 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Friday, May 29, 2020. In total, Nigeria has now recorded 9302 cases of COVID-19. 2697 patients have been discharged...

Genevieve Nnaji Hails Healthcare Workers For Their Kind Contributions

Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji has shared some kind words to healthcare workers working tirelessly amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The actress, took to her...

182 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

182 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Thursday, May 28, 2020. In total, Nigeria has now recorded 8915 cases of COVID-19. 2592 patients have been...

Flo Rida launches mobile COVID-19 testing site in Florida

Flo Rida is helping out Florida. American rapper Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida, is doing his part to give back to the community during...

We Are Still COVID-19 Free – Kogi Government Insists

The Kogi State Government has denied the two index cases reported by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), insisting the state is still COVID-19 free. Recall...

Ruth, Idahosa’s Daughter Recovers From COVID-19, Shares Story

Archbishop Benson Idahosa’s daughter, Ruth has come out to share her coronavirus story with her brother. Ruth during Q&A session with her brother, Feb on his...

Cyprus to pay holiday costs to tourists who contact covid-19

Cyprus has announced that it will pay for the holiday costs of anyone who tests positive for the virus after travelling there. In a letter made public yesterday the...

Tom Hanks Donates Plasma After Coronavirus Recovery

American actor Tom Hanks is lending a helping hand once again! A month after his last donation, the 63-year-old actor once again donated plasma to help those battling...

389 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

389 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. In total, Nigeria has now recorded 8733 cases of COVID-19. 2501 patients have been...

NCDC Opens 2 New Labs For COVID-19 Testing

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has activated  additional two laboratories, bringing the total number of its laboratories to 28. Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu,...

Nigeria Airforce unveils ventilators to aid covid-19 treatment

The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar has announced that ventilators locally produced by the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) are now ready for use and will soon be unveiled...

WHO Pledges To Support Africa Win Fight Against Coronavirus

The Regional Director for Africa, World Health Organisation, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, has paid tribute to African leaders for the progress they have made in their fight...

Anambra state records first death from COVID-19

Anambra state has recorded its first death from COVID-19 just as three patients have been discharged from the state’s isolation center. The state governor, Willie...

Boris Johnson reveals Coronavirus has affected his eyesight

The UK prime minister Boris Johnson has revealed his eyesight has been affected by the Coronavirus disease. Johnson contracted Coronavirus and was hospitalized in April,...

Nick Cordero Is Still ‘Very Sick,’ His Wife Reveals in Latest Update

Canadian actor Nick Cordero’s wife, Amanda Kloots has revealed that he’s “still very sick” amid his battle with coronavirus. The...

Babcock University Begins Research On COVID-19 Remedy –VC

Prof. Ademola Tayo, the Vice Chancellor of Babcock University says the institution has put together a team of researchers to find treatment for the raging coronavirus...

Nigeria Surpasses 8000 COVID-19 Cases With 229 New Infections Taking Its Total To 8068; Deaths Now 233

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) yesterday night confirmed 229 new COVID-19 cases in 14 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)....

WHO Suspends Trial Of Hydroxychloroquine As COVID-19 Treatment Over Safety Concerns

The World Health Organisation has suspended testing malaria drug, Hydroxychloroquine, in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns. WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom...

Afghan girls design ventilator from car parts

A group of Afghan girls has designed the prototype of a cheap ventilator that can help patients, suffering from the novel coronavirus who are struggling, to breathe....

Manager of demolished Rivers hotel tests positive for coronavirus

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has confirmed 27 new cases of Coronavirus with Manager of demolished Prodest Hotel, Eleme, listed among the latest cases. Rivers State...

Nigeria’s covid-19 numbers inches near 8,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported an additional 313 cases of covid-19 in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country...

Ex-Fulham striker Pavel Pogrebnyak hospitalised with pneumonia after contracting coronavirus

Former Fulham and Russian striker, Pavel Pogrebnyak who currently plays for FC Ural Yekaterinburg has contracted Coronavirus. His wife and their three young sons have...

See How Billionaire Prophet Jeremiah Fufeyin Heals COVID-19 Patient In USA (Video)

“Miracles without end” have been the dominant testimony of members of the ever- growing Christian community, Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry; founded and...

Despite El-rufai’s Warning, Kaduna Health Workers Begin Strike Amid Pandemic

Two days after Governor Nasir El-Rufai warned health workers in Kaduna against going on strike, 11,000 health workers under the aegis of Kaduna State Health Care Workers...

Zambia’s Information Minister tests positive for Coronavirus

Zambia’s Information and Broadcasting Minister Dora Siliya on Saturday May 23, announced that she has tested positive for Coronavirus. Siliya went into...

‘I sold Club World Cup medal to buy cocaine, it lasted for two days’ – Ex-footballer Flavio Donizete reveals

Former Brazilian club, Sao Paulo defender Flavio Donizete, has revealed how his addiction to cocaine made him sell his most prized asset as a footballer just so he could...

Bovi Opens Up On Health Challenge He Suffers Since Childhood

Nigerian Ace Comedian, Bovi Ugboma, popularly known as Bovi, has opened up on a health challenge that has been troubling him since childhood. The 41-year old took to...

Nigeria Records 265 New Cases Of Covid-19, Taking Its Total To 7526

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 265 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country. This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19...

Indian Doctors Successfully Remove The Huge Tumour In A Nigerian Man’s Stomach (Photos)

A young Nigerian man identified as Odinaka Nweke Emmanuel has undergone successful gastric cancer surgery at Batra Hospital in New Delhi, India. This was announced by...

Burger King gets creative to encourage social distancing

Fastfood giants, Burger Kings, based in Germany, have come up with gigantic paper crowns to keep customers six feet apart from each other. How? The crowns are...

Simon Cowell loses 60 lbs. through diet

English television personality Simon Cowell has lost 60 lbs. through his new health regime, which he started last year and sees him cut out red meats and sugar. The...

Chinese Doctors Are Not Treating COVID-19 Patients In Nigeria – CCECC

The China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) has stated that the Chinese medical team in Nigeria are not treating COVID-19 patients in the country. This...

Nigeria Records 245 New Cases Of Covid-19, Taking Its Total To 7261; Death Toll Now 221

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 245 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country.This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19...

Unilag produces ventilator described as a gamechanger

In a bid to further tackle the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a team of researchers in the University of Lagos (Unilag) has produced an Ambuvalent ventilator, known as...

Nigeria Records 339 New COVID-19 Cases As Total Hits 7,016

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Thursday, has announced 339 more new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of confirmed cases in...

Lady With Incredible Long Fingernails Shows How She Washes Her Hands (Video)

A woman with extremely long fingernails has shared a video to show how she washes her hands. The woman, whose fingernails are 16 inches (ca. 41 cm) long is seen in the...