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Those behind Africa-bound fake COVID-19 vaccines arrested in China — Ehanire

The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) has confirmed the arrest of those behind Africa-bound fake COVID-19 vaccines in China. The confirmation is in a circular...

CISLAC calls for transparency in distribution, administration of COVID-19 vaccines

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has tasked the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on transparent distribution and administration of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine in the country.

COVID-19 vaccines and BUA’s exemplary philanthropy, by Chidiebere Nwobodo 

"Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country." — John F. Kennedy. 

#EndSARS: NHRC panel postpones sitting indefinitely

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, an independent investigative panel on the violations of human rights by the defunct Special Anti-Robbed Squad, SARS, has postponed sitting indefinitely.

Nigerian governors to join Buhari, Osinbajo to take COVID-19 vaccine on live TV

The governors of Nigeria’s 36 states have agreed to take the COVID-19 vaccine on live television to help drive acceptance among the populace. The chairman...

COVID-19: Buhari cancels Christmas homage

The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari will not be hosting the usual Christmas homage by religious and community leaders in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, on Friday.

COVID-19: No fresh lockdown over second wave, Nigerian govt insists

The Federal Government on Tuesday clarified that it has not declared a fresh lockdown of the country following confirmation of a second wave of COVID-19.

Lagos governor Sanwo-Olu tests positive to COVID-19

The governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for COVID-19. The state commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who disclosed this through series...

Nigerian govt appoints national task team on COVID-19 vaccine

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has appointed a National Task Team on COVID-19 vaccine, tasked with the responsibility to acquire and deploy vaccines in the country.

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