COVID-19 Update For December 9 2021 In Nigeria

754 new cases of COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-595 FCT-68 Imo-49 Edo-3 Oyo-9 Delta-5 Katsina-4 Kano-3 Plateau-3 Ekiti-2 Gombe-2 Rivers-1 215,918 confirmed 207,619 discharged 2,981 deaths Today’s report includes: ▪️595 Confirmed cases reported for Lagos state for 08th (294) & 09th (301) December 2021 ▪️68 Confirmed cases reported for FCT for 08th (28) & 09th (40) December 2021 […]

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Fears As Ruthless COVID-19 Variant Hits West Africa

The B.1.351 variant of the coronavirus, first found in South Africa, is spreading in 23 African countries, the World Health Organisation has said. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Punch, the WHO Regional Virologist, Dr Nicksy Gumede-Moeletsi, noted that the strain presented the same symptoms such as fever, cough, headache, and breathing difficulty, among others, […]

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India surpasses 200,000 Covid deaths

India’s devastating second wave came after a brief – and promising – respite. Cases had dropped to below 20,000 a day in January and fell further in February, even dipping below 10,000 at one point. But cases began to climb again in March as people started going out more, wearing masks less and stopped following […]

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