Despite opposition by the Nigerian Medical Association, the visiting 15-member medical team from China will arrive at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on a chattered Air Peace aircraft on Wednesday (today). The personnel, who are experts in infectious diseases, respiratory illness, intensive care, cardiology, neurology, general surgery, and anesthesiology, will be coming with their […]

Zimbabwean doctors have filed a lawsuit aimed at compelling the government to beef up coronavirus protection for public hospitals and healthcare workers. In an application filed to the High Court on Sunday, the doctors said the government had failed to set in place “measures to ensure that health practitioners across the country, who include nurses, […]

Fifth Generation Mobile Networks demonstration trials conducted in the country by MTN Nigeria in November 2019 were carried out with a 4G spectrum. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, disclosed this in an interview monitored on Channels Television. The minister, who was reacting to claims that 5G technology was responsible for the […]

Nigerians who want to return home from the United Kingdom must now submit proof of a COVID-19 test before they can be evacuated. This is the new condition for the evacuation exercise issued by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission. The intending returnees will also have to pay for the cost of their flight from the […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the suspension of the payment of interest on debts owed by state governments. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Abuja on Monday, said this was part of measures to reduce the debt burden on state governments. The Ministry […]

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