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Covid-19:WHO Commends Nigeria’s Handling

The Director-General of the United Nations health agency, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, has recognised Nigeria’s effort to stop Coronavirus in a tweet on Saturday.

He also thanked the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) for its efforts since the index case of the virus.

Ghebreyesus said Nigeria was swift and transparent in the way it shared the sequence of coronavirus from the country’s first case.

Mr Adhanom also stressed that containment starts with every individual adding that “our greatest assets are facts, reason, and solidarity”. He said fear i

Newsannexonline recalls that weeks ago some epidemiologists predicted that coronavirus “will ultimately not be containable” and, within a year, will infect somewhere between 40 and 70 percent of humanity, but many of those people, won’t have severe illnesses or even show symptoms at all, which is already the case for many people who have tested positive for the virus; Countries around the world are now scrambling to contain the rapidly spreading new coronavirus, as the number of new infections outside China exceeded those recorded inside the country since the start of the viral outbreak.

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