CORONAVIRUS: NIGERIA CONFIRMS THREE NEW CASES

  Nigeria has confirmed three new cases of Coronavirus. The Nigerian Centre for disease control, NCDC, made the confirmation. This brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

AKHA WORRIED OVER SPATE OF QUACKERY IN A’IBOM HEALTH SECTOR

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, has expressed worry over what it described as nefarious and inimical activities of quacks in healthcare delivery...

COVID-19: PANIC WILL NOT CURE THE PANDEMIC – COOPA

Concerned with the palpable disquiet that has trailed the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosure of the State's COVID-19 status, the Conference of...

COVID-19: A’IBOM GOVT OKAYS MODALITIES FOR REOPENING OF SCHOOLS

Akwa Ibom State Government has expressed satisfaction with modalities put on ground for reopening of schools in line with COVID-19 protocols. A statement by the...

GOVERNOR EMMANUEL’S PROACTIVE APPROACH TO TACKLE HEALTH EMERGENCIES

When Governor Udom Emmanuel announced yesterday his proactive steps to tackle the pandemic Corona Virus disease, he was NOT mincing words about it. Shortly after...

Akwa Ibom @ 33 Celebrating Fulfillment of the Promise: HEALTHCARE

By Samuel Brown Akwa Ibom State has evolved into the preferred destination for business and health tourism in Nigeria. However, there are a...

COVID-19: Buhari govt, Senate meet over vaccine

The leadership of the Senate has hinted on engaging the Executive in the purchase of COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria. It met with the Executive on...

COVID-19: A’IBOM GOVT GETS QUALITY RESULTS

Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government and Chairman of the COVID-19 Management Committee, Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem, has received quality and positive reports on...

OUR FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19 IS TOTAL – GOV EMMANUEL

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has restated his administration’s total commitment to decimating coronavirus in the State even as school resumes for exit...

AKWA IBOM SPEAKER LEADS CAMPAIGN AGAINST COVID-19

. As part of efforts to create awareness and sensitize the public on the current Corona Virus pandemic, Members of the 7th Assembly, led by...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM GOVERNMENT TAKES DELIVERY OF VACCINES

The State Government this evening took delivery of 69,030 doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine from the Federal Government....

FIFTH ANNIVERSARY: GOV EMMANUEL COMMISSIONS ISOLATION CENTER

... Reassures A'Ibom Of Better Days Ahead   As part of events to commemorate his fifth anniversary in office, Governor Udom Emmanuel has commissioned the 300-...

CHINA APPROVES TWO CORONAVIRUS VACCINES FOR HUMAN TRIALS  

China has approved early-stage human tests for two experimental coronavirus vaccines. State news agency Xinhua reported the breakthrough on Tuesday. The vaccines are being developed by...

POPULAR ACTOR, TOM HANKS, WIFE TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

Popular American actor, Tom Hanks and wife, Wilson have tested positive for Coronavirus. The couple were tested and confirmed positive in a post the Oscar-award...

COVID-19 second wave: Nigerian govt told to ban UK flights

Nigeria’s former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, has urged the federal government to ban flights to and from the United Kingdom (UK), as the second wave...

Insecurity: Nigerians becoming IDPs camp – Interfaith group

The Interfaith Mediation Centre, Kaduna, has observed with dismay that the spate of insecurity as a result of widespread kidnapping, banditry and destruction of...

Medical expert urges Nigerians to accept COVID-19 vaccine

The Chief Medical Director, Federal Teaching Hospital( FETHI), Ido-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Professor Adekunle Ajayi has advised Nigerians to accept the COVID-19 vaccine whenever it...

COVID-19: Nigeria to get vaccines by February

The Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, has said the country could assess COVID-19 vaccine by the end of February. A communique signed by the NGF Chairman,...