See Reactions to Trump’s Comment that He Holds China ‘Fully Responsible” for Concealing COVID-19

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – United States President Donald Trump said that he holds China “fully responsible” for concealing the coronavirus and “unleashing it” on the world. The Trump’s comment released by Sky News Breaking via its twitter handle @SkyNewsBreak has elicited mixed reactions from cross-section of the people. Some of the reactions reads:

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COVID-19: Total of 33,153 Cases Recorded in Nigeria as NCDC Confirms 595 New Infections on Monday

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said that a total of 33,153 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Nigeria as 595 new infections were reported in the country on Monday. The report released via the health agency’s twitter handle reads: Lagos-156, Oyo-141, FCT-99, Edo-47, Kaduna-27, Ondo-22, Rivers-20, Osun-17, Imo-13, Plateau-10, Nasarawa-8, Anambra-8, Kano-5, Benue-5, Borno-5, Ogun-4, …

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COVID-19: US Records Another 60,000 New Cases in 24 Hours

Abuja (Precise Post) – The United States, on Sunday recorded 59,747 new cases over the last 24-hour period, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University. The number of cases in the US has rocketed in recent weeks, hitting a record of 66,528 in 24 hours on Saturday. The country has now registered a total of 3,301,820 infections, the Baltimore-based university said in its latest …

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See The 10 Prominent Politicians Who Died Of COVID-19

Abuja (Precise Post)- number of prominent politicians are among 689 Nigerians who lost their lives to COVID-19, Daily Trust Saturday report shows. Almost five months after the country confirmed its first case of the pandemic on February 27, 2020, a total of 30,748 cases have been recorded while 12,546 persons who had contracted the virus have been discharged and 689 deaths recorded, according to the …

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COVID-19: 47m Women May be Deprived of Reproductive Rights – UNFPA

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – About 47 million women in low and middle-income countries were likely to be deprived of contraceptives as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, UNFPA, made this known in a statement released by Mrs Kori Habib, the Media Associate of the fund in Abuja. In a speech titled “peace in the home: safeguarding the health …

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COVID-19:Super Eagles Striker Tests Positive

Abuja(Precise Post)- Super Eagles striker, Paul Onuachu, has contracted the deadly Coronavirus  (COVID-19), Vanguard has reported. It was gathered that the player tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, while the result of his mates, Stephen Odey and Cyril Dessers at Belgian club Genk, came out negative. “In the run-up to the first exhibition game of the season, the entire Genk group was tested yesterday (Tuesday),” a …

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COVID-19 Report: 460 New Infections Recorded on Wednesday in Nigeria – NCDC

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has released the COVID-19 report for Wednesday. According to the agency, 460 new infections were recorded in Nigeria for the day under review. This figure brings the total confirmed cases to 30, 249 with 12,373 discharged patients. However, the number of casualties is 684 since the index case was recorded in late February. …

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COVID-19:Enough Is Enough, Reopen All Churches Now— CAN Blows Hot

Abuja (Precise Post)- The President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence,  Rev (Dr) Samson ‘Supo Ayokunle, on behalf of the association, has called on all state governments that are yet to reopen churches under their watches to do so now because the continued lockdown order on the places of worship is no longer acceptable and reasonably justified. “Despite the directive given by the Presidential …

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COVID-19: Lagos, FCT Record 123 and 100 Cases respectively as 575 New Infections are Confirmed

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos state and the Federal Capital Territory have recorded 123 and 100 COVID-19 cases respectively as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 575 new infections in the country on Monday. Releasing the report via its twitter handle, the health agency said total confirmed cases has increased to 29,286 while a total of 11,828 patients have been discharged and …

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Covid-19: SGF Boss Mustapha & Others Attend Church Service, Pray Against Pandemic

 Abuja (Precise Post) -The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, other government officials and Christian leaders attended the interdenominational church prayer service against the COVID-19 pandemic on Sunday, according to a report by Channels Television. The report revealed that the service is the culmination of three days of fasting and prayer organised by the Nigerian Inter-Religious Council. Meanwhile, the Presidential Task Force on …

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Cross River Doctors Accuses Governor Of Hiding COVID-19 Patients, Declares Indefinite Strike

Abuja (Precise Post) -The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Cross River chapter has embarked on an indefinite strike in the state.  The doctors made this known in a letter addressed to the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, from the state chairman of the association, Agam Ayuk, on Sunday.  Ayuk wondered why the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), was not including Cross River in its daily …

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COVID-19 Would Increase Primary School Age Children Out of School Worldwide – UN Women

By our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The UN Women said that COVID-19 pandemic is likely to increase the number of primary school age children out of school worldwide. This is because, many children around the world are stopping their education in order to help provide for their families. The group made the disclosure via its official twitter handle @UN_Women . According to the UN …

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#COVID19: Lagos Records 199 Additional Infections as NCDC Confirms 544 New Cases

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos State, the epicentre of the COVID-19 infection in Nigeria recorded additional 199 infections on Sunday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 544 new cases in Nigeria. Following the new confirmed cases, the total infections recorded in the country now is 28,711 while a total of 11,665 patients have been treated and discharged since the novel …

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COVID-19: Ghanaian President Goes Into Isolation As Close Contact Tests Positive

President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into two weeks self-isolation after one of his contacts tested positive. The president went into isolation as a precautionary measure despite testing negative for COVID-19.”President Nana Akufo-Addo will henceforth be working from the presidential villa in Accra, the country’s information minister confirmed in a statement released on Saturday”. The statement read in part: “President Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into …

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COVID-19: NCDC Blames Youths for Rapid Spread

Abuja ((Precise Post) – Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has said youths between the ages 20 and 40 were responsible for the spread of COVID-19, while the majority of those bearing the brunt are older people from 50 years and above. The NCDC Director-General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, who stated this on Thursday in Abuja, during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, cautioned …

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