Save the Children donates N50m worth of COVID-19 response supply to FG

Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Save the Children International Nigeria yesterday announced the donation of N50 million worth of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) materials to support the COVID-19 response actions by Lagos State and the FCT. The organization in a statement issued More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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COVID-19: UN Technology Bank advocates local production of essential pandemic-fighting equipment

The UN Technology Bank says local production of essential COVID-19-fighting equipment will not only support the immediate response to the pandemic but also help countries recover from the socio-economic impact of More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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LUTH delivers 4th COVID-19 patients of twins

A team of doctors, anaesthetists and nurses at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, has delivered another COVID-19 patient of twins. Prof. Wasiu Adeyemo, LUTH Chairman Medical Advisory More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 19th, 2020
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Save the Children donates N50m worth of COVID-19 response supply to FG

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Save the Children International Nigeria yesterday announced the donation of N50 million worth of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) materials More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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190, 000 people could die of COVID-19 in Africa if not controlled – WHO

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Eighty-three thousand to 190 000 people in Africa could die of COVID-19 and 29 million to 44 million could get infected in the first year of the pandemic if containment measures fail, a new More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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COVID-19: UCH to produce Hazmat suits for healthcare workers

The University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says it will start local production of hazmat suits for its healthcare workers. The measures is to address the shortage of Personal Protective Equipments (PPEs) as More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 7th, 2020
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CovidNigerianMedics donates 1000 face shields to doctors, nurses in Kano

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam CovidNigerianMedics has donated 1000 Face shields to doctors and nurses in Kano. The group in a statement issued yesterday by its steering committee, said the donation was necessary to protect More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 7th, 2020
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SORENID donates 50 face masks to Muslim community in Karu

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam A nongovernmental organisation, Society for the Reconciliation of Distressed Nigerians in Diaspora (SORENID), has donated 50 face masks to Muslim community in karu. Speaking while donating More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
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Violence, conflict displaced 19m children in 2019, says UNICEF

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has warned that 19 million children internally displaced by conflict and violence in 2019 is highest number ever. It said the frightening global More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
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Midwives play vital roles in assisting women with pregnancies, child birth- WHO

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti has commended midwives for their roles in assisting women with pregnancies and child birth. Moeti More...