Category: Health Awareness

NCDC COVID-19 Testing Awareness Quiz

Think you’ve gotten the basic knowledge about coronavirus (COVID-19) testing? Take the NCDC COVID-19 Awareness Quiz to see for sure if you have got all the right information about COVID-19 TESTING or DIAGNOSIS and how to look after your health. Let’s Go! This quiz was sourced from NCDC micro website. You can download the PDF […]

List of States with NCDC Molecular Labs for testing COVID-19 in Nigeria

==> The Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC, on Sunday, May 10, 2020 released the list of States with molecular laboratories for testing suspected cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria. ==> According to NCDC, 23 molecular laboratories have been set up in thirteen states, including the FCT. ==> The NCDC made this known via its official […]

NCDC Advisory On Use of Cloth Face Masks

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has published guidance on the use of cloth masks by individuals in non-healthcare settings. COVID-19 is primarily spread through respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. In response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in Nigeria, NCDC advises the use of face masks as an additional […]

Nigeria Coronavirus Current Affairs: 1st – 30th April 2020

Here are bulleted current affairs to note about coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria from 1st to 30th April 2020. => On 1 April, Taraba State government announced the banning of all public gatherings of more than 20 persons in the state. The state government also ordered the closure of all markets with immediate effect, except those providing […]

Nigeria Coronavirus Current Affairs: 1st – 31st March 2020

Here are bulleted current affairs to note about coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria from 1st to 31st March 2020. The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, in early March 2020, announced that 60 persons who had contact with the index Italian patient were under isolation, 40 persons in Ogun State and 20 in Lagos State. => On […]

COVID-19: Video Demonstration for Kids on the Effects of Soap on Virus

Watch a video demonstration for not just children but also for adults on the powerful effect of soap on virus. #COVID-19 The COVID-19 outbreak which the World Health Organization recently declared a pandemic has remain a global concern. One of the major preventive measures recommended by WHO is constant washing of hands with soap and […]