COVID-19 Tag

Oil prices slipped on Thursday, after large gains made the previous day on the back a larger-than-expected drawdown in crude oil stocks in the United States. Brent crude oil fell 12 cents, or 0.2%, to...

On Wednesday, 299 new cases, 198 recoveries and 3 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.  So there are now 200,356 confirmed cases; 188,917 recoveries; and 2,640 deaths Out of the 299 new cases, Lagos State reported 94...

Oil prices climbed on Wednesday after industry data showed a larger than expected drawdown in crude oil stocks in the United States, the world's largest oil consumer, and on expectations that demand will recover as...

On Tuesday, 519 new cases recorded in Nigeria pushed total infection above 200,000, as deaths remained high at 18. The caseload is 200057 confirmed cases, 188719 recoveries and 2637 deaths. The  new cases were reported from 15...

UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday said the COVID-19 pandemic had proved to be the most challenging period the world had seen, as the 75th session of the General Assembly closed to usher in the...

The Chairman Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha said the federal government has projected that it will receive about 55 million doses of vaccines by April 2022 to ensure that more Nigerians are...

Oil prices hit a six-week high on Tuesday on concerns that another storm could affect output in Texas this week even as the U.S. industry struggles to return to normal production levels after Hurricane Ida...

Oil prices rose to a one-week high on Monday as concerns over U.S. supply concerns caused by Hurricane Ida, along with expectations for higher demand. Brent crude rose 67 cents, or 0.9% to $73.59 a barrel,...

The Presidency has explained how President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment on Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo at the meeting with southeast Leaders has been quoted out of context. Buhari was quoted as saying that “I’ll be careful...

On Sunday, Nigeria reported 8 additional deaths and 365 new cases taking the caseload to 199151 confirmed, 186418 recoveries and 2598 deaths. The new cases were reported from 8 states- Lagos (209), Ondo (88), FCT (31),...