COVID-19 Update: Chinese Doctors And More Protective Equipment Arrive In Nigeria

April 9, 2020

We live in uncertain times and that can be scary. What if we promised you some form of certainty? Every day by 12 noon, we’ll bring you the latest updates on the fight against the COVID-19, both in Nigeria and Africa


Nigeria’s Update from the past 24 hours:

As of yesterday, 8/04/2020, these are the number of reported cases in Nigeria.

There is an increase in the number of new cases when compared to yesterday’s numbers.

Africa’s Stats:

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Visit www.coronafacts.africa for the latest updates on the fight against Corona in Africa.

Equipment and personnel update:

As part of its effort to support the fight against this pandemic, China is sending medical delegates to African countries. Despite protests from the Nigerian Medical Association, the party sent to Nigeria landed yesterday. Along with manpower and expertise, they also brought along essential equipment Nigeria desperately needs.

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Zikoko’s pro-tip of the day:

Try to sleep as early as you can. Pick a fixed time everyday and turn off all your devices.

Stay updated:

Head over to Zikoko’s brand new site www.coronafacts.africa for the latest and factual news on the efforts against Coronavirus.

Today’s distraction:

We know the news can be overwhelming so why not watch this to relax a bit.


Come back tomorrow by 12 pm for more updates and tips on COVID-19. We will beat this!

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