Coronavirus: Walk-in test centres open across Lagos

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – In the effort to control and stop the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the government of…

Podiatrists in Europe discover new coronavirus symptom

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Podiatrists in Spain believe they have stumbled on what might be an early symptom of coronavirus…

Newly developed coronavirus vaccine will not be tested in country of origin

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Johnson & Johnson, an American multinational that develops medical devices, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods, is working…

Coronavirus: First index case in Nigeria now tests negative

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – The Italian who was first diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID19) in Nigeria is now testing negative and…

Coronavirus continues: Schools in Nigeria close over spread of virus

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Education has announced the closure of all schools and tertiary institutions in…

Cases of elephantiasis surface in Gombe

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – All over the news yesterday was a reported case of Lymphatic Filariasis, a health problem widely…

Northeast Nigeria: Cholera outbreak could have been much worse, WHO says

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – On Friday, September 22, 2017, an official of World Health Organisation (WHO) in the northeast Nigerian…

Polio has reduced by 99 percent worldwide – UN

– The United Nations has revealed that polio has been reduced by 99 percent worldwide since the establishment of the…

Research shows heading football could be harmful to brain

– A new study published in EBioMedicine has revealed that heading a football can significantly affect a players brain function…

WHO proposes higher tax on sugary drinks

– The United Nations agency responsible for health has prescribed a 20 percent price hike on sugary (sweetened) beverages, saying…