The World Health Organisation (WHO) has commended the Nigerian government on measures taken to contain the spread of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, in the country

The Director-General of the United Nations health agency, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, recognised the government’s effort in…

Barcelona Marathon Postponed Over Coronavirus Fears

We have agreed to postpone the event to keep working on COVID-19 containment in line with…

Iran on Saturday reported 21 new deaths from the novel coronavirus and 1,076 fresh cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the overall tolls to 145 dead and 5,823 infected

More than 16,000 people are currently hospitalised as suspect cases,” health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said…

South Africa Reports Second Coronavirus Case

The South African authorities said the woman, originally from the inland province of Gauteng, had come…

Russia Bars Iran Residents Over Coronavirus Fears

The Federal Security Service will be “temporarily halting passage through the Russian border of foreign citizens……

WHO Seeks $20m To Fight Ebola In DR Congo

While the world’s attention has been focused on the coronavirus, the last patient being treated for…

Facebook Shuts London, Singapore Offices After Coronavirus Case

A staff member working at the US technology giant’s Marina One office in Singapore was on…

Lafarge Apologises For Role In Nigeria’s Coronavirus Index Case

Mr El Dokani made the comment during a chat with Channels Television on Wednesday after a…

Coronavirus: NCAA Orders Airlines To Issue Health Forms To Passengers

NCAA’s General Manager (Public Relations), Sam Adurogboye, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. This comes…

Almost 300m Students Out Of School As World Continues To Grapple With Covid-19

More than 95,000 people have been infected and over 3,200 have died worldwide from the virus,…