A public health advisory to members of the public was issued by Nigerian health authorities this week ahead of events to mark Eid-el-Kabir. This is based on the high risk of spread of COVID—19 in Nigeria...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Nigeria reports detecting a confirmed case with the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant, also known as lineage B.1.617.2. The variant was detected in a traveler to Nigeria,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Sunday, Nigerian health officials reported an additional 436 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours from nineteen states. This brings the total COVID-19...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Nigerian health authorities reported an additional 501 COVID-19 cases Saturday from 24 states, bringing the country total to 15,682. Eight more fatalities were reported...