WHO cautions as African countries as lockdown eases

Three months after the first case of COVID-19 was detected in sub-Saharan Africa, the region has made progress in tackling the virus. Many countries implemented lockdowns and key public health measures early, and these appeared to have helped slow down the spread of the disease. There are concerns however that if these measures are relaxed […]

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Just in: Another state in Nigeria extends lockdown for 2 weeks

Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State on Thursday extended the COVID-19 Preventive, Containment and Emergency Order in state by two weeks from Wednesday. The Secretary to the State Government and Chairman, Niger State Task Force on Covid-19 Pandemic, Ahmed Matane, made this known in a statement. Bello said the extension of the lockdown was as […]

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