Patsy Nwogu

A writer focused on data journalism, health and data analytics.

Nigerian Health Facilities In Turmoil Over Increasing Covid-19 Cases

The Minister of State for Health, Sen. Olorunnimbe Mamora, disclosed this at a briefing by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on Monday, January 11, 2020. In his submission, Mamora revealed that the number of confirmed cases and the number of active cases have increased, correlating the latest data by the Nigerian Centre For […]Read More

Nigeria Records 100,000 Confirmed Covid-19 Cases

The centre has reported that the nation has recorded a consistent increase in the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from the beginning of December 2020 to January 2021. New data disclosed that Nigeria reached the “100,000 cases milestone”  on the 10th of January 2021, with 100,087 confirmed cases and 1,358 deaths hence […]Read More

Study Suggests Pfizer Vaccine Shots May Effectively Combat New Virus

A newly published study suggests that  Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE’s Covid-19 vaccine may be effective against a mutation found in two highly contagious variants of the coronavirus in the UK and South Africa. The preliminary study, which was published by researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch on Thursday focuses on whether the […]Read More