UN Chief Calls Unequal COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Immoral and Senseless

Antonio Guterres, the UN Chief has called out the unequal distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. Guterres classified rich nations hogging vaccines as immoral and stupid. He mentioned that hoarding the vaccine would choke off poorer countries’ access to vaccines risked undermining their own defences against the pandemic. Earlier this week, the World Health Organisation mentioned […]

NPHCDA Announces Number of Fully Vaccinated Nigerians, Warns Against Vaccine Card Racketeering

COVID vaccine in Nigeria

In the latest health news, Dr Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director of, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), has announced that over 1.8 million eligible people have been fully vaccinated against the Coronavirus.  According to Daily Trust, Dr Shuaib stated this during a national briefing of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) in Abuja. He reported […]

PSC Suspends 2,000 Nigerians from Traveling Abroad for Evading COVID-19 Test

Murtala Muhammed International Airport

The President Steering Committee (PSC) has banned over 2,000 Nigerians and other foreigners from travelling in or out of the country for evading the mandatory Coronavirus Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test in the country’s international airports. The ban is set to last for a year.  P.M News reports that Mukhtar Muhammad, the National Incident Manager (NIM) […]