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Covid-19: Britain’s AstraZeneca Vaccine Approved

  The vaccine would be made available to some of the poorest regions of the world, according to the British health secretary. NAN Report The Oxford University-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine has been approved by the authorities in the UK on Wednesday. AstraZeneca, in a statement, said that the first doses are being released so that vaccinations may begin early in the ...

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COVID-19 : UK Isolated, as Belgium, Netherlands Ban Flights; Others to Follow.

  Following the discovery of a deadlier new strain of corona-virus in the UK, a number of European countries have started placing ban on flights from that country to avoid the spread of the variant that is ravaging it. As at the time of this report, both Netherlands and Belgium have reportedly slammed a ban on flights from the UK. ...

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Britain Begins COVID-19 Vaccination Next Tuesday

  The first doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 would be administered in the UK on Tuesday, Chris Hopson, head of NHS Provider, a membership organization for the National Health Service trusts in England announced on Friday. “There are 50 hospital hubs and we know the vaccine will reach those to enable people start vaccinating on Tuesday,” the NHS ...

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#EndSARS Protests: The UK Moot Sanctions Against Nigeria

The British Parliament has fixed November 23 to debate on possible sanctions against the Buhari administration over its handling of the historic #EndSARS protests last month. The parliamentarians will consider a petition from hundreds of thousands of Nigerians that asked them to look into the killings and gross violations of human rights abuses by security forces and other officials. The ...

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