COVID-19 is weakening, could die out without vaccine, Italian specialist claims

The coronavirus has weakened over time, and it could die out without the need for a vaccine, a leading Italian infectious disease specialist told The Telegraph.The coronavirus outbreak has spread all over the world, infecting millions of people and resulting in hundreds of thousands of deaths. As a result, it has sparked a major effort by researchers worldwide to develop an effective vaccine. But according to Prof. Matteo Bassetti, head of the infectious diseases clinic at Italy’s Policlinico San Martino Hospital, this may not be necessary.Bassetti explained to The Telegraph that the virus has changed in…

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Ize-Iyamu Clinches Edo APC Governorship Ticket

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State. Chairman of the APC Primary Election Committee and Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma disclosed this on Monday in Benin, the state capital. Uzodinma said the election was a formality in accordance with the guidelines of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the other aspirants had already stepped down before the polls. Below is a breakdown of the results; OredoPastor Osagie Ize-iyamu. 1902Hon Osaro Obaze 308Dr Pius Odubu 67 Ovia North EastPastor Osagie Ize-iyamu 1650Hon…

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Delta State to set up modular refinery, revives others

Delta State Government has approved the setting up of a modular refinery, and commencement of work at an agro-industrial park in the state, which will be funded from an N8billion loan from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The Government also appointed a committee to assess how the land occupied by the moribund Africa Timber and Plywood (AT&P), Sapele, could be effectively utilised for other ventures. The Commissioner for Information, Charles Aniagwu, who disclosed this to journalists in Asaba, after the State Executive Council (EXCO) meeting, also reaffirmed that its…

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