Covid-19 cases around the world.

Cases in Nigeria as at today are:


The Management of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) has urged interested staff and students to serve as volunteers in the newly formed UNIBEN COVID-19 Surveillance Club.
With the reported upsurge in Coronavirus (COVID- 19) cases in parts of the country, management of the University of Benin has put in place measures to forestall outbreak of the disease and ensure safety of all as students return to campus, in line with Federal Government directives.
“To that effect, interested staff and students are being invited to serve as volunteers in the surveillance club.
“The core mandate of the club will be to monitor compliance with the university’s regulations on the COVID-19 non-medical protocols. “Interested staff and students are to send their names, departments and positions to the Vice Chancellor’s office.

What is it?

COVID-19 is the disease caused by a new coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. WHO first learned of this new virus on 31 December 2019, following a report of a cluster of cases of 'viral pneumonia' in Wuhan, People's Republic of China.

Covid-19 Cases in Nigeria as at today,


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Wear Your Nose Mask

Wash your hands before and after touching the mask. Touch only the bands or ties when putting on and taking off your mask. Make sure the mask fits to cover your nose, mouth and chin. Make sure you can breathe and talk comfortably through your mask. Wash reusable masks after each use.

Wash Your Hands Regularly

Wet your hands with clean preferably running water. Apply enough soap to cover all surfaces of your hands and wrists. Lather and rub your hands together briskly and thoroughly. Make sure to scrub all surfaces of your hands, fingertips, fingernails, and wrists. Scrub your hands and wrists for at least 20 seconds. Rinse your hands and wrists under clean preferably running water. Dry your hands and wrists with a clean towel, or let them air-dry.

Maintain Social Distance

Social distancing, also called “physical distancing,” means keeping a safe space between yourself and other people who are not from your household. To practice social or physical distancing, stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arm lengths) from other people who are not from your household in both indoor and outdoor spaces.
Social distancing should be practiced in combination with other everyday preventive actions to reduce the spread of COVID-19.


Uniben Surveillance Club (USC) is a voluntary club set up 2021 following the resumption of tertiary institutions after the Covid-19 lock down and the protracted ASUU strike at the instance of Uniben Management ably lead by our indefatigable VC, Prof Salami. The mandate of the club is to ensure the compliance with the non pharmaceutical covid-19 protocol for the smooth running of the academic school calendar. The composition of the club; The chief Marshal, Marshals and the members. The Chief Marshal is one, Sixteen Marshals and 160 members drawn from all departments/unitsbof the University. We have 3 Surveillance Vehicles with drivers attached to assist in the work.