April 16, 2021
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New wave of covid-19, limited access to Vaccines may derail Sub-Saharan African recovery~IMF

by on April 15, 2021 0
New waves of Covid-19 infections could derail the economic recovery in sub-Saharan Africa, which is already forecast to lag the rest of the world this year amid limited access to vaccines, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned. In its regional economic outlook released on Thursday, the IMF said growth projections are subject to “greater-than-usual... Read More

NAFDAC impounds truck convening banned drugs, vaccines

by on April 15, 2021 0
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, (NAFDAC) said it has impounded a Mercedes truck laden with banned and unregistered medicinal products in Asaba, the Delta State capital. The Director-General of the agency, Mojisola Adeyeye expressed the agency’s resolve to ensure that only wholesome medicinal products and other regulated products were... Read More

Nigeria receives 100,000 doses of COVISHIELD vaccines from India

by on April 6, 2021 0
Nigeria has received 100,000 doses of COVISHIELD vaccines donated by the government of India to support the country’s fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. A statement by High Commission of India in Nigeria on Tuesday said the consignment was delivered to the country through the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, NPHCDA. “These 100,000 doses... Read More