Global deaths exceeds 385,000

The number of deaths caused by the coronavirus pandemic globally has now passed 385,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University dashboard. At total of 385,991...

COVID-19 key developments

Known coronavirus cases pass 6.4 m. According to Johns Hopkins University, there have been 6,430,705 known coronavirus cases so far, and 385,947 deaths reported. Brazil...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to host a global vaccine summit

The British prime minister Boris Johnson will host a global vaccine summit on Thursday, urging nations to pledge funding for vaccinations against infectious diseases...

Confusion as W.H.O makes U-turn, says hydroxychloroquine coronavirus trials to resume

The World Health Organization said it will resume its trial of hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug backed by President Donald Trump to combat the deadly...

Dying Corona patient confessed to a murder, miraculously recovered and he’s...

A 43-year-old man has confessed to a 2009 murder on his death bed, unfortunately for him, his miraculous recovery is now in police custody. David...

Germany set to lift travel ban for most European countries

Germany will lift a travel ban for European Union member states plus Britain, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein and Switzerland from 15 June as long as...

N40bn palliative funds: You lied, I didn’t request for NDDC projects,...

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio has replied the Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, (PDP, Delta...

New Zealand to lift all social distancing measures

New Zealand on Wednesday saw its 12th consecutive day with no new cases: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday she could lift...

South Korea to import viral drug to treat COVID-19

South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety approved a request by the country’s health authorities to import Gilead Sciences Inc’s anti-viral drug remdesivir...

Global deaths passes 380,000

Known deaths in the coronavirus pandemic passed 380,000 on Wednesday, with Johns Hopkins University figures showing the toll currently standing at 380,250. Confirmed infections are...

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