Category Archives: Health

President Buhari Extends Gradual Ease Of Covid-19 Lockdown In Lagos, Abuja, Ogun By 2 Weeks

The Federal Government of Nigeria, on Monday, said the recent order of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on gradual ease of lockdown will remain in force for another two weeks.

The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this at the daily briefing of the task force in Abuja.

Madagascar Records first COVID-19 Death – So Sad

Madagascar has registered its first death from Coronavirus.

The country’s national COVID-19 taskforce announced on Sunday that the victim is a 57-year-old medical worker who was also suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure.

Covid-19 : Lagos Government Considers Full Re-opening Of Economy, Embarks On Assessment Of Readiness

Lagos State is considering full re-opening of the critical sectors of its economy, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, revealed on Sunday. But, the move will not be pushed in a hurry.

In the coming days, Sanwo-Olu said the State Government would be rolling out Register-to-Open initiative as part of the plans that would enable it to assess the level of readiness of the players in the identified sectors for supervised operations.

UNICEF Warns Lockdown Could Kill More Than COVID-19

Unicef warns lockdown could kill more than Covid-19 as model predicts 1.2 million child deaths

‘Indiscriminate lockdowns’ are an ineffective way to control Covid and could contribute to a 45 per cent rise in child mortality’

61yr old Ageless Madonna shows off her Enviable Shape – Photo

American international music star Madonna, 61, is proud of her killer figure. And the Vogue hitmaker reminded her loyal fans of her enviable shape by sharing a racy snap of her peachy bottom onto social media.

Proving she has a penchant for lingerie, the musician could be seen wearing a sheer black lace knickers in the image that she took in a mirror to show off her gravity-defying derrière.

Experts predict 147,000 Americans could die of Coronavirus by August

A revised forecast model relied on by the White House is now projecting 147,000 Americans could die by August – an increase of 10,000 on projections from just two days ago – due to the easing of social distancing measures.
The latest forecast from the University of Washington‘s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation reflects changes in testing and mobility and social distancing measures being lifted.

Rapper big sheff sheds weight after admitting being fat – Photo

Rapper big sheff sheds weight after admitting being fatNIGERIAN rapper Sheriff Ilori aka Big Sheff has shocked his fans with his dramatic weight loss.

The son of ace musicians General Kollington Ayinla and Queen Salawa Abeni recently posted a picture of himself on his Instagram page after embarking on diet transformation.

EFCC Hands Over Diezani’s Property To Lagos As COVID-19 Isolation Centre -Photos

COVID-19: EFCC Hands Over Property to Lagos State Govt for Isolation CentreThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, May 15, 2020, handed over a property forfeited by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke to the Lagos State government for use as an isolation centre for COVID-19 patients.

Madagascar Covid-Organics Scorned because it’s from Africa – President

Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina on Monday batted away criticism for promoting a homegrown “remedy” for COVID-19, charging that the West has a condescending attitude toward traditional African medicine.

“If it wasn’t Madagascar, and if it was a European country that had actually discovered this remedy, would there be so much doubt? I don’t think so,” he told French media in an interview.

Reasons Why Dead Fishes Were Found On Niger Delta Coastline

The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) says findings on the dead fishes on the Atlantic coastline indicated high levels of toxicity caused by toxic wastes discharge.The agency noted that the discharge of toxic materials into the Atlantic may have come from land as the wastes from domestic and industrial sources often empty into the water body.