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CBN receives eight million applications, disburses N400bn as Covid-19 loan

Ebuka Daniel The Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed that it has received over eight million applications from Nigerians for its COVID-19 Targeted Credit Facility to help households and businesses. CBN’s Director, Corporate Communications Department, Mr Osita Nwanisiobi, disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists in Enugu during a one-day …

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WHO To Assist Nigeria, Others To Develop Traditional Medicine For COVID-19

Oluwasina Phillip The World Health Organisation has expressed optimism over emergence of traditional medicines from Nigeria, Cameroon, Uganda among others for the treatment of coronavirus. WHO Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti disclosed this in commemoration of 2021 African Traditional Medicine Day’. MoetI stated that traditional medicine therapies are emerging …

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Its Unsafe To Consume Herbal Medicines 14 Days After Production—NAFDAC

Ebuka Daniel Consuming most herbal medicines 14 days after preparation may become disastrous to the human health, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has warned. According to the Director-General, NAFDAC, herbal formulations, after 14 days develop bacteria which are harmful when consumed. Adeyeye also cautioned against …

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