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The UN and EU respond to the rise of COVID-19 in Nigeria

Tuesday, 30 June 2020

Global | Department of Global Communications | 30 June 2020

As the total number of COVID-19 pandemic cases in Nigeria surged from 665 on 20 April, to 6,677 on 20 May and 19,808 on 20 June; coupled with fatality rising at the same period from 22 in April to 202 in May and 506 in June, it became clearer that the curve would, for a while, continue to be steep as testing is ramped up and delivery of essential medical supplies would have to be quickened to match the rapid surge and save lives.

UN’s Verified initiative encourages us to take a ‘pause’

Monday, 29 June 2020

Friday, 26 June 2020 | Worldwide | Department of Global Communications (DGC)

The UN's Verified initiative aims to combat misinformation - both about the global health crisis and the ensuing socio-economic crisis - and to encourage solidarity on the road to recovery with a focus on building back better and the Sustainable Development Goals. (WATCH VIDEO)