Face masks! NOT ‘chin’ masks, ‘mouth only’ masks or ‘forehead’ masks

All year round, we have been inundated by a plethora of information on health and safety measures that are related to the COVID-19 pandemic. From hand-washing techniques, to social/physical distancing regulations, it seems like there is a constant avalanche of information and theories on how to protect ourselves and others from contracting the dreaded Coronavirus,…

Clothing making firm donates 25,400 face masks to DELSU

By Moses Nosike A 300L student in the Department of Geology, Delta State University, DELSU, Abraka, Delta State, Gabriel Avre, has donated 25,400 units of face masks to the management of the institution for distribution to students when school reopens. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Andy Egwunyenga; Registrar, Mr. Dan Urhibo; Bursar, Mr. Justice Egbare; Dean of…

Imams wear masks as Mombasa mosque reopens

Muslims gathered in the Kenyan city of Mombasa for Friday prayers for the first time since March when all places of worship were ordered to close as part of coronavirus restrictions. The authorities have now allowed them to reopen but only if strict rules are followed. At Arab Boys Mosque, no children or old people…