COVID-19: NASS to review all emergency measures – Lawan

  Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly will continue to review of all COVID-19 emergency measures. He said  it was to determine the effectiveness and prepare the government for future emergencies and would include all relevant legislation. Lawan stated this on Wednesday at the official unveiling and public presentation of the National Institute […]

Regina Daniels Shares COVID-19 Vaccine Experience

Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels has shared her experience after partaking in the vaccination exercise launched by the Nigerian government in a bid to eradicate the deadly Corona Virus disease (COVID-19). The wife of Senator Prince Ned Nwoko and mother of one shared some photos and a video after she received the AstraZeneca vaccine, saying it […]

Angela Merkel Set To Take AstraZeneca Vaccine

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday she was ready to be vaccinated with AstraZeneca’s coronavirus jab if she is offered it, in a bid to shore up confidence in the jab. “Yes I would take the AstraZeneca vaccine,” Merkel told a news conference, adding she “would like to wait until it’s my turn but I would […]

Breaking: Tanzania President Is Dead

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has died aged 61 from a heart condition, his vice president said in an address on state television Wednesday, after days of uncertainty over his health and whereabouts. “It is with deep regret that I inform you that today on the 17th of March, 2021 at 6 pm we lost our […]

More Worrying Signs As France, Germany Suspend Use Of AstraZeneca Vaccine

President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday that France was suspending the use of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, pending a review of its safety by the European Medicines Agency. “The decision has been made… to suspend the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine as a precaution, hoping that we can resume it quickly if the judgement of […]

Keep Using AstraZeneca Vaccine – WHO

The World Health Organisation said on Friday that it was aware of blood clot concerns linked to “a specific batch” of AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine, but maintained that to date, no-one has died from any coronavirus vaccine. WHO spokesperson, Dr. Margaret Harris, in a video conference in Geneva, said the development came after several European countries […]

I Will Not Vaccinate Against COVID-19 – Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has said that he would not be receiving the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines as states begin to vaccinate over the weekend. He said this on Friday while speaking on Channels Television’s ‘ Politics Today’s programme. Belo said he was healthy, and for this reason, he had no need to vaccinate. He […]

British PM Meets Nigerian Pastors To Discuss COVID-19 Vaccines

Prime Minister of Britain, Boris Johnson, met with London-based Nigerian pastor, Sola Fola-Alade, and other community leaders at the Tab London, Lewisham, over COVID-19 vaccination. In a video posted on his official Twitter handle on Saturday, he said, “Hi folks, I’m here at The Tab. I’ve been talking to some pastors about the amazing works […]

BUA Buys One Million AstraZeneca Vaccine Doses For Nigeria

A major conglomerate with operations in Nigeria, BUA, has paid for one million doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines for Nigeria. It did this through the AFREXIM vaccine programme. It disclosed the move in a statement on Monday titled ‘BUA purchases 1million Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccines for Nigeria to be delivered next week’. Founder of […]

Kaduna To Deliver COVID-19 Vaccines With Drones

Kaduna State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the world’s first medical drone delivery service to transport COVID-19 vaccine and other routine and emergency medicine to the 23 local government areas of the state. The State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai signed the MoU on behalf of the state while Daniel Marfo, Senior Vice […]