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The Abuja Global Shapers Hub is excited to launch its Tree Planting Challenge! With N250,000 cash, how many trees can you, or a group of friends, or your NGO, or club, or you’re your community, plant in Abuja? Go to and submit your proposal.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 31
As our normal lives are put on hold, it is more important to stay positive and look forward to the future. Here are some tips from the recently held webinar on “Taking care of your mental health during COVID19” Stay home and Stay safe people 💙
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 27
In this season of lockdown, we need to keep our mental health in check. Join us tomorrow as we discuss dealing with fear and anxiety in these times with .
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Due to the rapid spread of the pandemic in Africa, we have moved up the initial application closing date for the to Saturday 21st March, 11:59pm WAT. 1/3
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Closing down the borders are not as easy as you think Dr Assad of explains stating that there are several consequences involving several sectors. He further notes that the Minister has been briefing 3 times a week while NCDC shares daily situation reports.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
He further explains that the country is operating its National Emergency Centre at the highest levels.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
“Our surveillance systems are working.” Dr Assad of the states, while noting that the successes of identifying lassa fever cases is testimony to this.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
The would be stopping trainings Mr Dayo notes. He says it is important to take drastic steps now and not have a situation where we become overwhelmed.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Dr Assad of the Corona Virus Response Team explains that they have a threshold number of test kits, that they would not go below. He says he cannot tell the audience the number of kits they have.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Dr Hussein explains that the coronavirus is a novel virus. It is a zoologic virus that is found in animals but can be transmitted to man, and from man to man.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Mr Dayo Aiyetan, from the , opines that deep inside, he believes that Nigeria does not just have just the 3 cases. He also states that the job of the media has been the fact-checking of what government has been claiming it is doing.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Dr Hussein is of the opinion that there is no need to close any institutions. He says, if we are able to abide by the preventive measures it won’t spread, and that emphasis should be on personal hygiene.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
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He also adds that the University disinfects all places that people touch. They are also sensitizing their students on hand and elbow hygiene.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
Dr Hussein Nurudeen from the Nile University begins by telling the audience that at his university they have made sure students know about the disease. They have done sensitization programmes, emphasized on hand washing as not everyone can afford sanitizers.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
ONGOING: Abuja Dialogue Series spotlighting on Nigeria’s Response and Preparedness to
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 18
About a week ago, some members of the Abuja Global Shapers Community went around the FCT to talk to residents from various walks of life what they know about . Enjoy the vox pop, and don’t forget to be at today’s Dialogue Series we would be hosting.
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Abuja Global Shapers Mar 17
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If you find yourself exposed to someone with some of the symptoms of the , what would you do?
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