US mourns one million dead from Covid-19

The United States has crossed the threshold of one million deaths from Covid-19, the White House said on Thursday, as the nation seeks to turn the page on the pandemic…

Face masks now optional, COVID-19 restrictions go soon – FG

The Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 has said the use of face masks in public places is now optional, while the decision on the final relaxation of measures will be…

Ancelotti tests positive for Covid a week before Chelsea first leg

Carlo Ancelotti has tested positive for Covid-19, Real Madrid announced on Wednesday, with the Italian likely to miss his team’s La Liga game against Celta Vigo on Saturday. The 62-year-old’s…

FG scraps PCR test for fully vaccinated travellers

Fully vaccinated inbound travellers would no longer be required to take a pre-departure PCR COVID-19 test, the Federal Government said on Monday. The FG said they would, however, be subjected…

China reports first two COVID-19 deaths in more than a year

China reported its first two COVID-19 deaths in more than a year on Saturday, the National Health Commission said, both coming in the northeastern province of Jilin as the country…

UK scraps all COVID-19 travel restrictions

UK government has announced its decision to remove the remaining COVID-19 restrictions on international travel for all passengers. All COVID-19 travel restrictions will be scrapped from 4am Friday 18 March.…

24 Nigerians Tested Positive Of Covid-19 On Sunday – NCDC Says

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 in six states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The NCDC made this known on…

BREAKING: Queen Elizabeth tests positive for COVID

Britain’s 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth II has tested positive for COVID with “mild” symptoms. The Buckingham Palace said in a statement on Sunday that the queen 95-year-old British monarch will continue…

Imo State Begins Massive Covid-19 Vaccinations

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo, on Thursday, flagged off mass COVID-19 vaccination in the state. Uzodimma, who performed the flag-off in Owerri, urged residents of the state to ignore conspiracy…

COVID-19: Australia approves second vaccine for children

Australia’s medical regulator, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), said on Thursday that it has provisionally approved the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for use in individuals aged six years and older. The…