Four lessons African countries learnt working together in fight against coronavirus

Despite poor health infrastructure, the African continent baring few countries has so far managed well in combating the coronavirus pandemic compared to other continents. The 54 countries on the continent are tackling the coronavirus by working jointly and the continent’s successful policies have kept the death toll much lower than expected. John Nkengasong, director, Africa…

CACOVID releases 107,546 food palliative packs to Lagos

Coalition Against COVID (CA-COVID), a private sector initiative supporting the fight to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the country, has released 107,546 food palliative packs to the Lagos State government for distribution to the residents of the state. The food items were received on behalf of the state government by Governor…

UNGA Debate: Buhari advocates uninhibited supply of safe coronavirus vaccines to all

Buhari stated this on Tuesday night while delivering Nigeria’s National Statement via video link on the first day of the 75th session of the Uníted Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Debate. The President pledged Nigeria’s commitment to working with member states in the spirit of global cooperation and solidarity to promote human health and general well-being….

Man City’s Gundogan tests positive for coronavirus

Gundogan Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has tested positive for coronavirus, the Premier League club announced on Monday, hours ahead of their first match of the new campaign. The Germany international is now in self-isolation as the club prepare to play Wolves at Molineux. “Ilkay is now observing a 10-day period of self-isolation in accordance…