Medicine

Coronavirus – Nigeria: Health Minister Dr. E. Osagie Ehanire at the Presidential Task Force briefing

ABUJA, Nigeria — The Health Minister, Dr.EOEhanireat the Presidential Task Force briefing stated that Nigeria has 111confirmed cases of #COVID19; 68 in Lagos, 21 FCT, 3 Ogun, 3 Oyo, 2Enugu, 2 Bauchi, 2 Ekiti & 1 each in Benue, Osun & Rivers.Unfortunately, another death was recorded over the weekend. Source: Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria

General

United Nations Staff Union President Urges States to Enhance Peacekeeper Security, as Targeted Attacks Kill 423 Blue Helmets, Civilian Personnel in Last Decade

At least 27 United Nations personnel — 23 peacekeepers and 4 civilians — were killed in deliberate attacks in the line of duty in 2019, according to the United Nations Staff Union Standing Committee on the Security and Independence of the International Civil Service.  This brings the death toll to at least 423 United Nations […]