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WHO warns against taking Ibuprofen for coronavirus symptoms

The World Health Organization has warned against taking Ibuprofen for symptoms of coronavirus which includes runny nose, sore throat, cough and fever. The warning came after French health officials warned that anti-inflammatory drugs could worsen effects of the virus. Commenting on a recent study in The Lancet medical journal, French Health Minister Olivier Veran said …

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COVID-19 update: African countries Impose Travel ban on European and Asian countries

Several African nations have imposed travel restrictions from high risk western countries to combat COVID-19, the potentially deadly respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Covid-19 has killed over 6000 people worldwide and infected more than 162,000 others according to virus tracker maintaned by Johns Hopkins, prompting several African countries …

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Chinese doctors confirm African skin resists corona virus

African have skin layers that is immune to the novel coronavirus, Chinese doctors have suggested. The doctors made their opinion known after discharging Obrian Zidanda- the 21-year old Cameroonian student interned since January 28, 2020, at hospital in Zhengzhou (china) following coronavirus infection. The doctor discharged the black skin Cameroonian …

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Coronavirus; Dangote loses N240 billion in five hours

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote suffered a huge loss due to coronavirus on Wednesday March 11, as he lost N240 billion in five hours.  Dangote’s firms under the parent-company ‘Dangote Group’, suffered huge losses just after the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared coronavirus a pandemic (spreading in multiple countries around the world at …

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DMO extends N100bn Sukuk offer by 2 days

The offer for subscription of the Federal government N100 billion Sukuk which ended today, September 20th, has been extended by 2 more days, according to a circular from the Debt Management Office (DMO) today. DMO said apart from serving as alternative source of funding for the Government, the Sukuk will also …

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Last hours of Nathaniel woods

Woods was convicted in 2005 for the murder of three Birmingham police officers along with his roommate Kelly Spencer who is also on death row Nathaniel woods was executed by the state of Alabama on Thursday night for the 2004 murders. Despite a last minute temporary stay of execution by …

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