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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the leader said on Friday.On his Twitter account, Johnson said he had developed mild symptoms and was self-isolating. “Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s […]

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Newborn baby dies of coronavirus in Switzerland due to failed health care

GENEVA – A newborn baby has died of coronavirus in what is thought to be the youngest death in Switzerland. The child’s mother, who was taken to the University Hospital of Geneva tested positive after showing symptoms of coronavirus few days ago. The mother tested positive the University Hospital, with results coming through after the […]

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United States Records 6,524 Cases; Deaths toll rises to 116

At least 116 deaths in the United States have now been linked to the coronavirus, according to worldometers.info database that is tracking and mapping every known case in the country as more people are tested. On Tuesday evening, West Virginia became the 50th state to report a case. The 116 deaths, all announced in the […]

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2 out of the 3 suspected coronavirus cases test positive -ZNPHI

ZAMBIA National Public Health Institute (ZNPHI) country director Professor Victor Mukonka has announced that two out of the three suspected coronavirus cases that were under investigations have tested positive. Speaking at a press briefing, on Covid-19, Prof Mukonka said over 1,000 people had been screened so far. And that only two out of the many […]

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Another deadly flu H5N6 detected In Philippines, Likely To Spread

The highly-pathogenic H5N6 avian influenza or bird flu has reemerged in the Philippines more than two years after a similar strain affected poultry in the country, Agriculture Secretary William Dar announced on Monday. He said bird flu was detected in a quail farm in Jaen, Nueva Ecija. Testing for avian influenza was done on March […]

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WHO declares coronavirus a global pandemic

The World Health Organization has declared the worldwide outbreak of the new coronavirus a pandemic, with more than 118,000 cases in 114 countries and 4,291 deaths. “We have called every day for countries to take urgent and aggressive action. We have rung the alarm bell loud and clear,” WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on […]

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Buhari’s Daughter tests positive for coronavirus after self isolation

President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, who returned from the UK on Thursday, March 19, and was placed under self quarantine has tested positive for coronavirus. The daughter (name withheld) was rushed to the hospital this evening when she started displaying symptoms of the Convid-19. The UK is one of the high-risk countries on Nigeria’s current travel […]

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Breaking: South Africa confirms first case of Coronavirus

South Africa has recorded its first case of deadly disease, Coronavirus after a 38-year-old man who traveled to Italy tested positive. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has disclosed in a statement that the South African couple, who have two children, were part of a group of 10 who returned from Italy on 1 March. The man […]

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Breaking: Raila Odinga tests positive for coronavirus

Family of ODM leader Raila Odinga has confirmed that, the latter has contracted the deadly wuhan virus. As to how it happened we’re yet to fing out. As at now he’s being quarantined, Meaning the country now has eight patients with Covid-19. Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe on Wednesday confirmed that three more patients had […]

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Michigan Tech virologist reveals a disinfectant that fights coronavirus

COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, has spread to every continent except Antarctica. Not too long after the virus was first discovered at the end of December, labs turned their sights toward treatment. After several research, one popular disinfectant responded to the treatment of the deadly virus and has been recommended by […]