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Hoodlums looted our office in Nigeria and stole PPE – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday, October 29, that hoodlums looted one of its offices in Nigeria and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) were…

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WHO Calls For Action Against Rising ‘Pandemic Fatigue’

The World Health Organization warned European countries Tuesday about “pandemic fatigue” which it says threatens the continent’s ability to tackle the coronavirus. “Although fatigue is…

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Widespread COVID-19 Vaccinations Not Expected Until Mid-2021 – WHO

The World Health Organization says it does not expect widespread immunization against Covid-19 until mid-2021, despite growing expectations in the United States, the worst-hit nation,…

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172 countries are now part of largest COVID-19 vaccine campaign – WHO announces

The World Health Organisation (WHO), has announced that about 172 countries are now part of the “largest and most diverse COVID-19 vaccine portfolio” named COVAX…

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Africa To Be Declared Polio-Free

The World Health Organization (WHO) is set to certify on Tuesday that the African continent is free from wild polio, four years after the last…

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Europe Frets Over COVID-19 Spikes As WHO Warns Against Lockdowns

European concerns were growing on Thursday over spikes in coronavirus cases in Germany and France but the World Health Organization (WHO) said the continent should…

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WHO Warns People Under 50 Driving COVID-19 Spread In Asia-Pacific

Coronavirus cases in Asia-Pacific countries are now being driven by people under the age of 50 who may not know they are infected, the World…

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WHO Says Food Safe From COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday urged people not to fear catching the novel coronavirus from food, after Chinese testers found traces on food…

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WHO Urges Countries To Gamble On Shared Vaccine Search

The WHO on Thursday urged countries to invest billions of dollars in searching for COVID-19 vaccines and treatments — calling it a snip compared to…

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COVID-19 pandemic is ‘accelerating’ and ‘getting worse’ – World Health Organization boss warns as number of cases in the world hit nearly 12 million

The World Health Organisation has warned that the Coronavirus pandemic is “accelerating and getting worse” as lockdown measures are being relaxed in several countries in the…

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