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…