Medicine

Obaseki, Ehanire, Kokumo inspect breached medical stores complex, flay looting, destruction

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire and the Edo State Police Commissioner, Johnson Kokumo on Sunday inspected the government warehouse breached on Medical Stores Road, Benin City, storing palliatives and medical supplies.   They were accompanied by the Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comr. Philip Shaibu, Secretary to State […]

Medicine

Nigeria Flash Update: Active cases decrease, many fear new infections with return to school and nationwide protests (20 October 2020)

As of 20 October, out of 590,635 samples tested since the onset of the pandemic, 61,558 cases were confirmed throughout the country, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). These include 3,736 active cases, 56,697 discharged patients and 1,125 fatalities. The number of active cases has decreased by more than 50 per cent […]