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COVID-19: Africa could face a “silent epidemic” – WHO warns


The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that Africa could face a “silent epidemic” if its leaders fail to prioritize testing for it. WHO Special Envoy, Samba Sow, made this statement while addressing the media in  a news conference in Geneva on Monday. Reuters quoted him as saying: “We must continue to push leaders to prioritize testing”. “My first point …

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BREAKING: WHO to begin testing COVID-19 vaccines in Nigeria

The World Health Organization (WHO) is set to begin the testing of COVID-19 vaccines in Nigeria. This was confirmed by the Country Representative of the WHO, Fiona Braka, while speaking during the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja on Monday.  “The solidarity trial is a large multi-country effort that is going on across several countries …

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COVID-19: President Trump To Halt Funding of World Health Organization (WHO)

Since the Coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan China, countries all over the world have taken strict measures to ensure a further spread of the disease is contain. Lockdown of flights, boarders have been one of the strict measures, why citizens have been directed to observe social distance, sit-at-home directives, proper hand hygiene and face covering when in public. According to Aljazeera, …

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