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Nigeria initiates collective action to prevent spread of COVID-19

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has initiated the Powerful H.A.N.D campaign directed at states with high COVID-19 cases in the country. This comes as the Nigerian health body confirmed the presence of the B.1.617 covid-19 strain first discovered in India. Dr Abiodun Egwuenu, Epidemiologist and the Programme Coordinator for Antimicrobial Resistance at the NCDC joins CNBC Africa for more.

Thu, 20 May 2021 14:10:15 GMT

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