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COVID-19: Obaseki begs residents to protect elderly persons, says virus has more fatal impact on aged population

Worried by the fatal impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on the aged population in Edo, the state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has urged residents to abide by all health and safety precautions to check the spread of the virus in order to protect the elderly, noting that the aged accounts for over 50 percent of deaths […]

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Fifteen COVID-19 Cases In Bauchi Came From Infection-Free Calabar – Gov. Mohammed

Bauchi state Governor, Bala Mohammed, has cast aspersions on Cross River state’s COVID-19-free status. In a press briefing on Wednesday, Mr. Mohammed said 15 COVID-19 cases in Bauchi were people traveling from Calabar, Cross River’s capital city. He also threatened to lock down Bauchi city if the number of infections continues to rise. According to […]

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Schools re-opens as SOUTH Africa relaxes lockdown

Children in South Africa began returning to classrooms on Monday as part of a gradual loosening of restrictions imposed under a months-long COVID-19 lockdown in the continent’s most industrialized nation. The re-opening of schools had been delayed after teachers’ unions urged school staff to defy the government order last week, saying schools lacked sufficient health […]