HEALTH

Covid-19: Isreal Evacuates Citizens from Nigeria_Ada Nkong

Following an increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in Nigeria, The State or Israel yesterday began evaluation of its citizens from Nigeria. Our source said the Israeli Government evacuated their citizens using a charted Air Peace Aircraft. The aircraft which reportedly first picked some Israelis at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, stopped over… Continue reading Covid-19: Isreal Evacuates Citizens from Nigeria_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Spanish Princess First Royal to Die of Covid-19_Ada Nkong

Spain's Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma has become the first royal in the world to die from coronavirus, according to a statement from her brother, Prince Sixto Enrique. The princess, a distant cousin of King Felipe VI, was 86 and died in Paris on Thursday, her brother said. Her funeral was held in Madrid on… Continue reading Spanish Princess First Royal to Die of Covid-19_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Moscow Orders Lockdown As Russia Prepares for Total Confinement_Ada Nkong

Moscow Orders Lockdown As Russia Prepares For Total Confinement Channels TelevisionUpdated March 30, 202027 Residents stay in their apartments on the Moscow outskirts late on March 29, 2020. All residents of Moscow will be under strict self-isolation rules beginning on March 30, 2020,  Moscow on Monday imposed a lockdown in a bid to slow the… Continue reading Moscow Orders Lockdown As Russia Prepares for Total Confinement_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

UK Researchers Redesign breathing Machine to help Covid-19 Patients_Ada Nkong

The newly developed CPAP device A volunteer "patient" with the newly developed CPAP device. James Tye/UCL British researchers have redesigned a breathing aid so that it can be used to treat people with coronavirus-related breathing problems -- and keep them out of intensive care beds. The machines are normally used to treat patients with sleep… Continue reading UK Researchers Redesign breathing Machine to help Covid-19 Patients_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Trump Extends US Social Distancing Guidelines to April 30_Ada Nkong

Donald Trump extended federal guidelines on social distancing for another 30 days after a top public health expert warned deaths from the coronavirus could reach as many as 200,000 in the US. "The modeling estimates that the peak in death rate is likely to hit in two weeks. So I'll say it again, the peak,… Continue reading Trump Extends US Social Distancing Guidelines to April 30_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Covid-19: 14 New cases Recorded in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

As at Sunday night, 9 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported in Lagos state and 5 more in the FCT. This brings the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria so far to 111. The President has ordered a lockdown of Abuja. Lagos and Ogun state to prevent the spread of the virus through… Continue reading Covid-19: 14 New cases Recorded in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

POLITICS

Malians Defy Covid-19, Go to Polls Ada Nkong

Malians voted in long-delayed parliamentary elections a day after the country's first coronavirus death. The poll has also been overshadowed by Wednesday's kidnapping of opposition leader Soumaïla Cissé by suspected Islamist militants. The elections were supposed to have taken place in 2018, but have been put off a number of times, mainly because of continued… Continue reading Malians Defy Covid-19, Go to Polls Ada Nkong