COVID-19: English League Postpone 19 Matches

The English Football League, EFL, has confirmed 19 games this weekend have been postponed due to COVID-19 Omicron variant outbreaks at clubs. This is coming less than 24 hours after…

France to tighten rules on UK travellers amid Omicron surge

France has said it will tighten restrictions on travellers arriving from the United Kingdom, as infections linked to the Omicron coronavirus variant surge in Britain. The latest figures showed new…

Omicron: Why UK removed Nigeria from travel red list – High commissioner

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has explained that the United Kingdom removed Nigeria from its travel red list based on “scientific and public health data”. She stated…

BREAKING: UK set to scrap travel ban on Nigeria over Covid-19 Omicron variant

The United Kingdom is about to scrap the travel restrictions imposed on countries after the detection of the Covid-19 Omicron variant Recall that Nigeria is among the countries that UK…

Omicron Variant: FG bans UK, Canada, others in retaliation for red-listing Nigeria

The federal government has banned citizens of Canada, UK, Saudi Arabia and Argentina from entering the country in retaliation to the travel restriction placed on Nigeria and other African countries…

Saudi Arabia Suspends Flights To Nigeria Over Omicron Virus, Cancels Hajj Visits

Amid the increasing cases of the new Coronavirus variant, Omicron, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has suspended flights from Nigeria. The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) in Saudi Arabia…

BREAKING: Pfizer & BioNTech say booster dose provides high level of protection against omicron variant

Three doses of Pfizer and BioNTech’s vaccine provide a high level of protection against the omicron variant of the virus that causes Covid-19, the companies announced on Wednesday. The drugmakers…

Omicron variant ‘almost certainly’ not more severe than Delta, Fauci says

Top US scientist Anthony Fauci said Tuesday early indications suggested the Covid-19 Omicron variant was not worse than prior strains and was possibly milder while cautioning it would take weeks…

Omicron variant: UK will continue to process work, student visas for Nigerians

The United Kingdom (UK) announced on Monday, December 6, 2021 that it will continue to process certain categories of visas for Nigerians despite a recent travel ban. The UK had…

COVID-19 Omicron variant cases surge in Europe

Dozens of new cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus were reported in Britain and Denmark yesterday, adding to increases across Europe and fueling fears that the variant had…