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    With 245,404 cases only, Nigeria working to develop its own COVID-19 vaccine, president says

    Nigeria is working to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, President Muhammadu Buhari said in a televised interview on Thursday, as the country battles growing cases...

    Nigeria Destroys 1,066,214 Expired AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccines

    •$40m saved, says NPHCDA By Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The federal government yesterday made good its promise to destroy expired COVID-19 vaccines as AstraZeneca injections totalling...

    Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, WTO chief lament “orchestrated effort” to block a deal to distribute COVID-19 vaccines more widely and fairly

    The World Trade Organization is close to resolving a dispute over how to spread COVID-19 vaccines more widely and fairly, but facing an "orchestrated...

    Nigeria to destroy one million expired COVID-19 vaccines -official

    ABUJA, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Nigeria will destroy around one million expired COVID-19 vaccines, Faisal Shuaib, head of the National Primary Health Care Development...

    Nigeria to destroy one million expired COVID-19 vaccines -official

    ABUJA, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Nigeria will destroy around one million expired COVID-19 vaccines, Faisal Shuaib, head of the National Primary Health Care Development...

    BioNTech announces vaccine development for Omicron variant

    BioNTech has announced that it is developing an adapted vaccine as a “precautionary measure” for the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus (COVID-19). According to...

    African swine fever outbreak spreading widely in Vietnam

    HANOI, Nov 25 (Reuters) - An African swine fever outbreak is spreading widely in Vietnam and is hurting the local farming industry, forcing the...

    Pfizer to allow generic versions of its COVID pill in 95 countries

    Nov 16 (Reuters) - Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) said on Tuesday it will allow generic manufacturers to supply its experimental antiviral COVID-19 pill to 95...

    Tropical worm disease drug for pre-schoolers shown to work in Africa trial

    FRANKFURT, Nov 16 (Reuters) - An adjusted version of established drug against schistosomiasis, a tropical parasitic worm disease, has been shown to work in...

    Analysis: COVID-19 pills are coming, but no substitute for vaccines, disease experts say

    CHICAGO, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Oral antiviral pills from Merck & Co (MRK.N) and Pfizer Inc (PFE.N)/BioNTech SE have been shown to significantly blunt...

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