PTF CRIES OUT OVER LOW TESTING RATE FOR CORONAVIRUS

From Bolaji Ogundele and Moses Emorinken, Abuja   THE Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 pandemic has expressed concerns on recent low testing rate in the country. Its Chairman and…

LAGOS APPROVES 7 PRIVATE LABORATORIES FOR CORONAVIRUS TESTING

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, on Friday, said the state government had authorised the use of seven private laboratories as COVID-19 testing centres. Abayomi, at a…

CORONAVIRUS: THIS GOVERNOR SAYS HE WANTS TO CREATE EXCLUSIVE TESTING CENTRE FOR CHRISTIANS IN HIS STATE

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, in an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state, has sought the support of the leadership of the Christian Association…

FG SET TO INCREASE NUMBER OF NIGERIANS TESTED FOR CORONAVIRUS DAILY BY 9,000

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Adelani Adepegba, Ade Adesomoju, Tunde Ajaja, Olaleye Aluko and Tobi Aworinde The Federal Government may be able to increase its weekly COVID-19 testing by 9,100 following its readiness…

CORONAVIRUS: TESTING 1,500 DAILY NOT GOOD ENOUGH FOR A POPULATION OF 200MIL, SAYS NARD PRESIDENT

Testing 1500 people daily not good enough for 200m population — NARD Reacting  to BUHARI’S speech yesterday, the President, Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, Dr. Sokomba Aliyu, has said:  …