• Deadly Delta variant already in 96 countries, says WHO
• Nigeria records 71 new cases, Lagos with 63
• Fears over misappropriation of N10b released for local manufacture of vaccines
Days after the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned that the Delta variant of COVID-19 continues to spread massively around the world, up to 96 countries as of June 29, a delegation from the Lagos State Government led by the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi and the Director General of the Lagos Safety Commission, Mr. Lanre Mojola, yesterday, visited the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN).
The visit was to inspect facilities at the church for COVID-19 safety and prevention protocols compliance as part of efforts to halt the importation of COVID-19 variants into Nigeria, especially during the burial of Prophet Temitope Joshua this week.
This is coming one week after the Federal Government said the deadly Delta variant had not yet been discovered…
Source: Guardian Newspaper