COVID-19: Pastor Adeboye joins vaccination campaign — Premium Times Nigeria

“…Rather than live in fear or doubt, get vaccinated. If you believe that getting vaccinated will put your mind at rest, then go ahead,” Adeboye said. The post COVID-19: Pastor Adeboye joins vaccination campaign appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. COVID-19: Pastor Adeboye joins vaccination campaign — Premium Times Nigeria

Nigeria gets $400 mln in World Bank financing for COVID-19

Nigeria got approval on Friday for $400 million in World Bank financing to procure and deploy COVID-19 vaccinations, the bank said in a statement. The World Bank board of directors signed off on the financing, provided via the International Development Association, which it said would enable Africa’s most populous nation to purchase COVID-19 vaccines for… Read More Nigeria gets $400 mln in World Bank financing for COVID-19

Global COVID-19 deaths hit 5 million as Delta variant sweeps the world

Worldwide deaths related to COVID-19 surpassed 5 million on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, with unvaccinated people particularly exposed to the virulent Delta strain. The variant has exposed the wide disparities in vaccination rates between rich and poor nations, and the upshot of vaccine hesitancy in some western nations. More than half of all… Read More Global COVID-19 deaths hit 5 million as Delta variant sweeps the world

After Covid-19, China is more disliked globally than ever before — Quartz

For all its efforts to shape its narrative and project a positive global image, China is viewed more negatively by countries around the world than ever before.A new study by the Pew Research Center shows that unfavorable views of China have reached historic highs across many countries, with a steep rise in negative perceptions this… After… Read More After Covid-19, China is more disliked globally than ever before — Quartz

The White House shows exactly how not to handle Covid-19 at work — Quartz

With an outbreak of Covid-19 well underway at the West Wing, infecting everyone from Donald Trump himself to senior adviser Hope Hicks and campaign manager Bill Stepien, the White House has taken minimal steps to protect employees from the virus.“There are hundreds and hundreds of people who work on-complex, some who have families with high-risk family… The… Read More The White House shows exactly how not to handle Covid-19 at work — Quartz