COVID-19: Don’t Hold Christmas Carol Services – FG Warns Churches

The Federal Government’s Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has warned churches against conducting Christmas carol services this year. The warning was given by Chikwe Ihekweazu, the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Speaking at the PTF weekly briefing, the NCDC DG listed “super spreaders” of COVID-19 as Christmas carols, traveling and other […]

NCDC Records 145 New Cases of Coronavirus

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded one hundred and fourty-five new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19). Naija News reports that the NCDC disclosed this is a post on Twitter on Monday night. Lagos State again leads reported coronavirus cases with 49, while the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Kaduna closely follows with 34 […]

138 Prospective NYSC Members Contract COVID-19

138 prospective members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have tested positive for the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19). This was made known by the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, at the Presidential Task Force (PTF) press conference in Abuja. The NCDC stated that NYSC orientation camps across the country were […]