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PODCAST: NAFDAC Preparedness for Covid-19 Vaccination – NAFDAC and Your Health – EP 547

On today's episode of NAFDAC and Your Health, we take an in-depth look at the announcement by the Director General of NAFDAC, Professor Mojisola...

VIDEO: The Woman who cheated Covid-19

See the story of an Abuja based Business Woman whose household was saved from the damning jaws of COVID-19. She got healed despite having...

Breaking: NAFDAC approves AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has approved the use of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine in Nigeria. The agency explained its...

Sport

Ex-Super Eagles defender, Yisa Sofoluwe dies at 53

Former Super Eagles defender Yisa Sofoluwe dies at 53 The 53-year-old died on Tuesday, February 9 after being in coma for five days. He was admitted...

Luis Suarez sets new La Liga scorers’ record

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Ibrahimovic reaches 500 club goals landmark

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History is made: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala chosen as Director-General of WTO

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Editorial

Much ado about Ibadan Airport

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Covid-19 Global Update

Country/Region
Confirmed cases
Deaths
Recovered
Active cases
Afghanistan
55,733
2,444
49,333
3,956
Albania
107,167
1,796
69,773
35,598
Algeria
113,092
2,983
78,098
32,011
Andorra
10,866
110
10,446
310
Angola
20,807
508
19,322
977
Anguilla
18
0
18
0
Antigua and Barbuda
730
14
301
415
Argentina
2,107,365
51,965
1,905,021
150,379
Armenia
172,058
3,192
163,394
5,472
Aruba
7,891
73
7,595
223
Australia
28,970
909
26,168
1,893
Austria
459,440
8,561
430,415
20,464
Azerbaijan
234,537
3,220
228,768
2,549
Bahamas
8,519
179
7,309
1,031
Bahrain
122,394
449
115,089
6,856
Bangladesh
546,216
8,408
496,924
40,884
Barbados
3,068
33
2,407
628
Belarus
287,306
1,976
277,995
7,335
Belgium
769,414
22,052
52,359
695,003
Belize
12,293
315
11,836
142
Benin
5,434
70
4,248
1,116
Bermuda
705
12
682
11
Bhutan
867
1
865
1
Bolivia
248,547
11,628
192,553
44,366
Bosnia
130,979
5,071
115,847
10,061
Botswana
28,371
310
23,244
4,817
Brazil
10,551,259
255,018
9,411,033
885,208
British Virgin Islands
153
1
131
21
Brunei
186
3
181
2
Bulgaria
247,038
10,191
205,545
31,302
Burkina Faso
11,982
142
11,493
347
Burundi
2,209
3
773
1,433
Cabo Verde
15,400
147
14,814
439
Cambodia
805
0
477
328
Cameroon
35,714
551
32,594
2,569
Canada
866,503
21,994
813,778
30,731
Caribbean Netherlands
429
4
402
23
Cayman Islands
444
2
413
29
Central African Republic
5,004
63
4,920
21
Chad
3,973
140
3,475
358
Channel Islands
4,038
86
3,928
24
Chile
825,625
20,572
780,530
24,523
China
89,893
4,636
85,039
218
Colombia
2,251,690
59,766
2,148,249
43,675
Comoros
3,571
144
3,314
113
Congo
8,820
128
7,019
1,673
Costa Rica
204,341
2,800
177,099
24,442
Croatia
242,973
5,526
234,234
3,213
Cuba
49,779
322
45,242
4,215
Curaçao
4,730
22
4,641
67
Cyprus
34,707
231
2,057
32,419
Czechia
1,235,480
20,339
1,067,557
147,584
Côte d'Ivoire
32,754
192
32,624
-62
DRC
25,913
707
18,951
6,255
Denmark
211,195
2,361
202,181
6,653
Diamond Princess
712
13
699
0
Djibouti
6,066
63
5,897
106
Dominica
142
0
127
15
Dominican Republic
239,617
3,100
191,338
45,179
Ecuador
286,155
15,811
247,898
22,446
Egypt
182,424
10,688
140,892
30,844
El Salvador
59,866
1,854
55,312
2,700
Equatorial Guinea
6,005
91
5,622
292
Eritrea
2,847
7
2,253
587
Estonia
65,600
589
49,908
15,103
Ethiopia
159,072
2,365
134,858
21,849
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
54
0
46
8
Faroe Islands
658
1
657
0
Fiji
59
2
54
3
Finland
57,672
742
46,000
10,930
France
3,755,968
86,454
254,868
3,414,646
French Guiana
16,627
85
9,995
6,547
French Polynesia
18,387
139
4,842
13,406
Gabon
14,564
83
13,143
1,338
Gambia
4,712
150
4,089
473
Georgia
270,758
3,510
265,114
2,134
Germany
2,450,294
70,687
2,248,400
131,207
Ghana
83,212
599
77,133
5,480
Gibraltar
4,239
93
4,124
22
Greece
191,100
6,504
165,718
18,878
Greenland
30
0
30
0
Grenada
148
1
147
0
Guadeloupe
9,746
159
2,242
7,345
Guatemala
174,542
6,393
161,511
6,638
Guinea
15,992
89
14,897
1,006
Guinea-Bissau
3,262
48
2,613
601
Guyana
8,585
195
7,972
418
Haiti
12,448
249
9,712
2,487
Holy See (Vatican City State)
27
0
15
12
Honduras
169,754
4,141
66,447
99,166
Hong Kong
11,006
199
10,536
271
Hungary
428,599
14,974
321,128
92,497
Iceland
6,049
29
6,006
14
India
11,112,056
157,195
10,784,568
170,293
Indonesia
1,334,634
36,166
1,142,703
155,765
Iran
1,631,169
60,073
1,393,125
177,971
Iraq
695,489
13,406
635,931
46,152
Ireland
219,592
4,319
23,364
191,909
Isle of Man
484
25
411
48
Israel
775,807
5,752
733,410
36,645
Italy
2,925,265
97,699
2,405,199
422,367
Jamaica
23,263
422
13,410
9,431
Japan
431,740
7,860
409,319
14,561
Jordan
391,090
4,701
348,599
37,790
Kazakhstan
212,809
2,540
196,543
13,726
Kenya
105,973
1,856
86,678
17,439
Kuwait
190,852
1,083
179,209
10,560
Kyrgyzstan
86,229
1,464
83,179
1,586
Lao People's Democratic Republic
45
0
42
3
Latvia
86,186
1,618
75,255
9,313
Lebanon
375,050
4,692
291,590
78,768
Lesotho
10,491
292
3,745
6,454
Liberia
2,014
85
1,884
45
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
133,338
2,179
120,240
10,919
Liechtenstein
2,567
54
2,484
29
Lithuania
197,343
3,234
183,324
10,785
Luxembourg
55,435
638
51,487
3,310
MS Zaandam
9
2
7
0
Macao
48
0
47
1
Macedonia
102,787
3,137
91,233
8,417
Madagascar
19,831
297
19,296
238
Malawi
31,945
1,044
18,874
12,027
Malaysia
300,752
1,130
273,417
26,205
Maldives
19,793
62
17,249
2,482
Mali
8,376
353
6,402
1,621
Malta
22,482
315
19,447
2,720
Marshall Islands
4
0
4
0
Martinique
6,687
45
98
6,544
Mauritania
17,207
441
16,563
203
Mauritius
610
10
571
29
Mayotte
16,861
109
2,964
13,788
Mexico
2,084,128
185,257
1,630,002
268,869
Micronesia
1
0
1
0
Moldova
185,453
3,949
166,178
15,326
Monaco
1,956
24
1,710
222
Mongolia
2,907
2
2,249
656
Montenegro
75,834
1,003
66,226
8,605
Montserrat
20
1
13
6
Morocco
483,654
8,623
469,046
5,985
Mozambique
59,350
641
41,096
17,613
Myanmar
141,896
3,199
131,480
7,217
Namibia
38,845
424
36,261