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Man who tested positive for COVID-19 in Lagos intercepted in Benue

A man who reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 in Lagos was today intercepted by the Benue state action committee on COVID-19 in a Gboko bound fifteen-seater bus at Otukpo, Benue state.  The man who boarded the bus from Lagos, said he decided to return home following his mother's advice.  Chairman of the committee,

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Why Lagos Mainland, Ikeja and other highbrow areas are recording more COVID-19 cases – NIMR Boss

Director-General of Nigeria Institute for Medical Research, Prof. Babatunde Salako, says three factors are responsible for the continued spike in cases of people who test positive for COVID-19 in Lagos State. “They are, scale-up in testing capacity, community spread and residents staying in a high prevalence area of the disease,” he

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Lagos dedicates Agidingbi Isolation centre to health workers, Badagry and Epe to get centres soon

Lagos State has dedicated Agidingbi isolation centre to frontline health personnel. The Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said this via a tweet on Saturday. https://twitter.com/ProfAkinAbayomi/status/1258938306898903041?s=19 UNICEF had determined that healthcare workers, such as doctors and nurses, are in the frontline of the COVID-19 response in Nigeria. However, over 300 health workers have been

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