PRESS STATEMENT_COVID-19 PANDEMIC: CONTAINMENT IS POSSIBLE

PRESS STATEMENT_COVID-19 PANDEMIC: CONTAINMENT IS POSSIBLE

The outbreak of the respiratory disease, COVID-19, as announced by China in December 2019 has since put the world on edge. With the diagnosis and announcement of a case in Lagos (a traveler from Italy) on the 26th of February, the outbreak of the COVID-19 disease is now a reality in Nigeria. In pursuit of her mission to help solve national problems through the instrumentality of science, The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) wishes to Read...

COVID-19 PANDEMIC Time to lock down the country

Regrettably, Nigeria has, during the last one week, seen a dramatic increase in the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases. It is now time for a national lock down, especially now that the disease has invaded the highest level of...