Nigeria conducts less coronavirus tests than some big African countries

Nigeria, with population of over 200 million and the biggest economy in Africa, has tested coronavirus cases far less than some African...

Lagos records another coronavirius death, a 66-year-old Briton

Lagos state has recorded a third death from coronavirus complications.  This was disclosed via Twitter by Professor Akin Abayomi,...

Coronavirus: Ogun orders closure of inter-state, international borders

Ogun State Government has announced the closure of its borders with the neighbouring states and the international borders with the Republic of...

COVID-19: GTBank constructs 110-bed Isolation Centre for Lagos

The Lagos State Government has taken delivery of a new isolation and treatment centre as additional measures to handle the coronavirus pandemic. 

El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor, tested positive to Coronavirus

The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has been tested positive to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the governor has said.

Atiku’s son tested positive for Coronavirius

The Son of Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice President and 2019 Presidential election contestant, has been tested positive for the novel Coronavirus...

Ghana records first coronavirus death

One of the 19 persons infected with the novel coronavirus in Ghana has died.  Deputy Health Minister, Alex K....

Coronavirus: Nigeria places travel bans on 13 high-risk countries, revokes existing visas

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Wednesday placed a travel ban on 13 high-risk Coronavirus countries.  The countries are...

Five new cases of Coronavirus confirmed in Nigeria, health ministry says

Nigeria now has eight confirmed cases of people with coronavirus.  Five additional people have tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Third coronavirus case confirmed in Nigeria

“If you are a passenger on flight BA 75 that arrived in Lagos on 13th March, 2020, stay at home and...