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Benue University VC tests positive for Coronavirus

Benue State University’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Msugh Hembe has tested positive for Coronavirus. Hembe who confirmed this in a post he shared on Facebook, directed all staff of the university and close associates to undergo Coronavirus test and also to isolate themselves. He wrote in the Facebook post; “On Monday, 29th June, 2020, my test […]

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Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu tests positive for Coronavirus

Governor Rotimi Akeredelo, has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. The 63-year-old Ondo state governor announced this at a press conference in Akure, the state capital today June 30. ”I had malaria a few days ago and was treated. I did get over it and as at the time we had our party NEC and […]

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Oyo’s youngest commissioner tests positive for Coronavirus

Oyo state’s commissioner for youth development and sports, Seun Fakorede has tested positive for Coronavirus. The 28 year old  commissioner made the announcement via a LinkedIn post he shared on Friday June 26. Fakorede who noted that the disease is not a death sentence, stated that he will remain in isolation and will fight the […]

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2-year-old tests positive for Coronavirus in Ogun

The Federal Medical Centre in Abeokuta, Ogun state capital, has announced that a 2-year-old child tested positive for Coronavirus at its facility. According to the Spokesperson of the hospital, Segun Orisajo, the child was admitted eight days ago on account of breathlessness and tests carried out on her showed she had the virus. Orisajo said; […]

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Trump daughter’s personal assistant tests positive for Coronavirus

A personal assistant to Ivanka Trump, daughter of US President Donald Trump has reportedly tested positive for Coronavirus. A source familiar with the matter told CNN that the assistant who works in a personal capacity for US President Donald Trump’s daughter, has not been around Ivanka Trump in several weeks. It was gathered that the […]

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Doctor treating COVID-19 patients in Edo tests positive

A Nigerian doctor attending to Coronavirus patients at the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, Edo State, has tested positive for the virus. This was revealed by the President of the National Association of Resident Doctors, Dr. Aliyu Sokomba, in an interview with Channels TV today April 2nd. Sokomba who was on the show to speak on […]

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Breaking: Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde tests positive for Coronavirus

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has tested positive for Coronavirus. He announced this on Twitter this evening. He becomes the third Nigerian governor to test positive for the virus after Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state and Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state.  

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2 nurses, 1 doctor allegedly tests positive for Coronavirus in Abuja hospital

Two nurses and a doctor have reportedly tested positive for Coronavirus at a government hospital in Abuja. SaharaReporters reported that a senior medical worker at the hospital who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the infected health workers were part of medical personnel that attended to an infected person brought into the hospital. “The patient […]

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Breaking News ; Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, tests positive for Coronavirus, goes into self isolation

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The governor made the announcement in a statement he personally signed which was released to the media this evening. According to him, he took the test for the virus earlier in the week and would be going into isolation in compliance with recommendations of the […]

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Breaking: Davido’s fiancee, Chioma, tests positive for Coronavirus

Singer, Davido’s fiancee and mother of his son, David Jnr, Chioma, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The singer announced this on his IG page this evening. He said their son however tested negative. ”Hey everyone ! I came back recently from America after cancelling tour. My fiancé Chioma also came back from London recently with […]

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Governor Bala Mohammed’s friend tests positive for coronavirus as Bauchi state records second positive case

Bauchi state government has confirmed the second case of COVID-19 in the state. While disclosing this to newsmen, the state Commissioner of Health, Dr Aliyu Maigoro Mohammed, said the second case is a 62-year-old friend of the Bauchi governor, Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir, who has since tested positive for the virus. The Commissioner disclosed that so […]

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BREAKING: Bauchi gov tests positive for coronavirus

Governor of Bauchi State,  Bala Mohammed, has tested positive for coronavirus. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, disclosed this in a media statement made available on Tuesday. Recall that the governor earlier said he had met and shook hands with  the son of former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, who […]

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President Buhari tests Negative to Coronavirus as his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, tests positive

President Buhari has reportedly tested negative for Coronavirus as his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, has allegedly tested Positive to the vrius. According to Thisday, presidential sources say the test for the president was necessitated after his Chief of Staff, Mr. Abba Kyari tested positive on Monday. Kyari had travelled to Germany on Saturday, March […]

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Italian striker Manolo Gabbiadini tests positive for coronavirus

Former Southampton striker, Manolo Gabbiadini has tested positive for coronavirus. The 28-year-old Italian footballer who currently plays for Sampdoria is now the second player in Serie A to test positive for the disease, after Juventus defender Daniele Rugani contracted the virus last night. “Gabbiadini has a slight fever, but is otherwise fine,” read a statement […]

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French minister Franck Riester tests positive for coronavirus

France minister of Culture Franck Riester,  has tested positive for coronavirus. “He is not in hospital, but rather confined to his home, with very few symptoms,” France’s health minister Olivier Véran said in an interview with French news channel BFMTV on Monday evening. The minister is believed to have contracted the virus at the country’s […]

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Dog Tests Positive For Coronavirus In Hong Kong

As humans throughout the world grapple with the widespread outbreak of the novel coronavirus, CBS News reports that a pet dog has been found to have a “low level” of the virus, a spokesperson for the Hong Kong’s agriculture, fisheries and conservation department said in a statement Friday. Dogs, cats and other mammals owned as […]

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Iran’s Vice President tests positive for Coronavirus

Iranian Vice President, Masoumeh Ebtekar has tested positive for coronavirus as confirmed in a state news in Tehran on Thursday February 27. Iran’s Health ministry spokesman, Kianoush Jahanpour who confirmed the development in a press conference said the tally of infections had risen to 245 with 106 more cases confirmed, the highest number for a […]