West Ham boss Moyes tests positive for coronavirus

September 23, 2020 Editorial IV 0

West Ham United manager David Moyes and two of the club’s players Issa Diop, Josh Cullen have contracted coronavirus.The London club were informed of the positive tests while preparing for Tuesday’s home Carabao Cup tie against Hull City – which the Hammers won 5-1. Moyes, 57, defender Diop, 23, and 24-year-old midfielder Cullen will now be required to self-isolate.“The manager and both Read More

COVID-19: Nigeria now has third-highest number of confirmed cases in Africa, 812 health workers, NCDC staff infected – FG

June 3, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The federal government said Tuesday that said Nigeria now has the third-highest number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Africa.Director-General of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Mr Chikwe Ihekweazu, who disclosed this at the Daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on Control of COVID-19, said the country is third in ranking next to South Africa and Egypt.  Read More

Breaking: UK Coronavirus death toll surpasses 35,000

May 19, 2020 Editor 0

The UK’s coronavirus death toll is set to officially pass 35,000 today after 227 more fatalities in hospitals were confirmed. England reported 174 new deaths, Scotland had 29, Wales recorded 17 and Northern Ireland had seven as fatalities in hospitals continue to trend downwards from totals of 425 on May 12, 453 on May 5, 653 on April 28 and 873 on Read More

The COVID-19 distraction

May 18, 2020 Adewale Kupoluyi 0

In the last one month, it has been tales of agony, pain, and regrets for many people who lost their relatives and loved, not by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic but what the novel virus has triggered off in terms of mismanagement and poor response to public health across the country. For a long time to come, the pandemic would remain Read More