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COVID-19: UCH Unveils Reusable PPE To Protect Health Workers

uch Ibadan unveils ppe

University College Hospital, (UCH) Ibadan, as part of measures to protect health workers from COVID-19 and other infectious disease has commenced the production of reusable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), the first in Nigeria. Chief Medical Director, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Professor Jesse Otegbayo, unveiling 2000 pieces of the reusable PPE on Tuesday, said the materials were made by the hospital ...

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2 Gombe Agencies Get New DGs

Gov Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the appointment of Engr. Idris Mohammed Mahdi as Director-General (DG), Gombe State Joint Project Development Agency. Similarly, the Governor has approved the appointment of Dr. Kabiru Usman Hassan as Director -General, Gombe State Geographical Information System, GOGIS. According to a statement by the Governor’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, ...

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Obaseki Excites Edo Teachers with Digitised Teaching

Edo Teachers and Digitalised Teaching

…Edo Teachers Say Obaseki’s Reforms in Education Flattening the Curve of Learning, Poverty The unprecedented achievements recorded by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration in the education sector have continued to attract commendations of stakeholders, with Edo teachers reaffirming their support for the reelection bid of the governor. The teachers under the aegis of Concerned Edo Teachers, lauded the governor for ...

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Obaseki’s Tech Reforms Excite Ikhine, as Two Startups Get 1m Grant

Gov Godwin Obaseki

Impressed by the impact of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s reforms in building a vibrant technology and innovation community at the Edo Innovation Hub, a former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Engr. Gideon Ikhine has offered a grant of N1 million to two start-ups at the technology hub. Engr. Ikhine made the offer during a tour of the businesses ...

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Gombe Governor Parleys NIGCOMSAT Management

Gombe Governor Parleys NIGCOMSAT Management 1

…As Agency Set to Open North East Regional Office in Gombe Gombe state Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has said that his administration will leverage on the high tech innovation and services offered by the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited, NIGCOMSAT to advance its e-governance and other digital inclusion strategies. Governor Yahaya stated this when he played host to the Management ...

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EXPLICIT! NCDC Publishes 4-Page Advisory on Use of Masks for Nigerians without Respiratory Symptoms

EXPLICIT! NCDC Publishes 4-Page Advisory on Use of Masks for Nigerians without Respiratory Symptoms 2

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has published a 4-page advisory on the right use of masks for Nigerians without respiratory symptoms associated with Coronavirus disease. The right use of masks has been a major area of misconception, even among the elites in the society. The Street Reporters Newspaper present the advisory on the use of masks: Background Since ...

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Canon Student Development Programme Open for Entry to 48 Countries

Canon Video Grant

For the 31st year, Canon Europe has proudly announced that it will partner with Visa pour l’Image, one of the world’s leading photojournalism festivals. Taking place in Perpignan, France, between 29th August – 13th September 2020, this long-standing partnership highlights Canon’s commitment to photojournalism, from students learning the craft to professionals breaking boundaries. This prestigious festival brings together the world’s ...

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Senator Ekwunife Led Senate C’ttee Inspects Made in Nigeria #COVID19 Response Products

Ekwunife Led Senate Committee Inspects Made in Nigeria anti-COVID-19 Products

…As NASRDA Develops Made in Nigeria Mobile Telemedicine By James Ezema Unkown to many, there have been several made in Nigeria products for combating COVID-19 virus in the country. The various innovations has been in the media since the index case of Coronavirus disease in Nigeria in February, 2020. Some of such breakthroughs in locally made anti-coronavirus products were on ...

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COVID-19: Real Reason Why Chinese Doctors Arrived Nigeria

COVID-19: Real Reason Why Chinese Doctors Arrived Nigeria 3

…Plus How the Coming of the Chinese Doctors Was Facilitated By James Ezema Chinese Doctors in Wednesday arrived Nigeria amid controversies over the clearance by the Nigerian authorities to visit Nigeria. Many of the citizens who opposed what could be a COVID-19 intervention visit was because of the allegation that Coronavirus disease originated from Wuhan, and industrial hub in China. ...

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Coronavirus: Young Gombe Indigenes Who Produced Ventilator Visits Governor Inuwa Yahaya

Governor Inuwa Yahaya receives young Gombe Indigenes who produced Ventilator

Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe state on Wednesday received the trio of Dr. Yunusa Muhammad Garba of the Human Anatomy Department, Gombe State University; Aliyu Hassan, a graduate of Mechatronics Engineering and Usman Dalhatu, a 200 level student of Mechanical Engineering at ABU Zaria all of whom are illustrious sons of Gombe state who have been trending in the ...

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