Disseminating Evidence-Based Policy Briefs on COVID-19 in West Africa

The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), in partnership with the national academies of Ghana, Burkina Faso, Senegal, and Benin Republic, is organizing a series of virtual events aimed at bringing together policymakers and other relevant stakeholders to discuss best practice measures and considerations for COVID-19 response in the African setting, as well as disseminating key messages from policy briefs developed by Resolve To Save Lives (RTSL) on the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa. The first 2 dissemination...

NAS COVID-19 WEBINAR SERIES on COVID-19 in West Africa

NAS COVID-19 WEBINAR SERIES on COVID-19 in West Africa

NAS COVID-19 WEBINAR SERIES Webinar 3: A Webinar Series on COVID-19 in West Africa You are invited to register and  participate in a webinar series on COVID-19. The NAS, in partnership with the national academies of Ghana, Burkina Faso,...

Experts urge govts to exercise caution on schools reopening

Experts urge govts to exercise caution on schools reopening

By NNN A Professor of Health Economics, Prof. Obinna Onwujekwe, has appealed to the Federal and State Governments to be cautious with the schools reopening plans. Onwujekwe, who also serves as the Director of Research, University of Nigeria (UNN),...

Nigeria has not reached COVID-19 peak, says expert

Nigeria has not reached COVID-19 peak, says expert

By PUNCH A consultant obstetrics and gynaecology, Prof. Rotimi Jaiyesimi, has said it is wrong to say the country has reached the peak of COVID-19 pandemic. Jaiyesimi, at a virtual media roundtable discussion organised by the Nigerian Academy of...