Tag: NCDC

New Variant Of COVID-19 Has Been Detected In Nigeria

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC,  Chikwe Ihekweazu, has said that a new variant of COVID-19 has been detected in Nigeria. Ihekweazu...

Nigeria Can’t Produce Vaccine ~ NCDC DG, Chikwe Ihekweazu

The Director-General of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu has disclosed that Nigeria does not have enough capacity to produce vaccine. Ihekweazu made...

Ban On Mass Gatherings Has Not Been Relaxed – NCDC

NCDC urges Nigerians to wear a mask, postpone travel, avoid mass gatherings and wash their hands. Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control...

Nigeria Records 779 New Cases Of Coronavirus, Total Hits 24,077

Nigeria In Saturday recorded 779 new cases of COVID-19 as its total infections hit 24,077. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on...

Face Shields Must Be Used With Facemasks – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in a new guideline, has said face shield must not be used alone, but with facemask in...

NCDC Records Highest Daily COVID-19 Cases With 745 New Infections

On Thursday, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded its highest daily report of COVID-19 cases with 745 new infections. In a tweet shared by the health...

Nigeria Has 5,000 Isolation Beds To Treat Coronavirus Patients

Nigeria now has at least 5,000 isolation beds in all 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja available to treat coronavirus patients. Even...

NCDC To Increase Coronavirus Test Capacity To 1500 Per Day

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is set to increase its capacity to test for the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to 1500 per day...

4 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed In Abuja And Lagos.

4 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Abuja and Lagos The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced four new novel coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in...

Ogun & Osun Record New Coronavirus Cases

Nigeria has now recorded a total of 135 confirmed coronavirus cases.   Nigeria has recorded four new cases of coronavirus in Osun and Ogun State. The Nigeria...