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Latest Coronavirus News Update For Fri, 16th Oct 2020

Latest Coronavirus News Update For Fri, 16th Oct 2020

A pleasant day to you and welcome to the compilation of the latest Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) news update on AllNews for today, Friday, October 16th, 2020.

Here are the latest Coronavirus news headlines:

COVID-19: Czech National Team Coach, Jaroslav Silhavy Tests Positive

Czech coach Jaroslav Silhavy will once again miss his team's Nations League clash with Scotland as he has tested positive for Covid-19, the Czech FA said on Monday. Read more here.

COVID-19: Cristiano Ronaldo Tests Positive

Portugal and Juventus player, Cristiano Ronaldo tested positive for COVID-19 as he is set to miss the last UEFA Nations League match before the resumption of the club football.

The 5-time Ballon d'Or Winner has shown no symptoms but will remain in isolation and would travel back to Italy for the resumption of football at the club level. Read more here.

Nigeria Does Not Have Resources To Deal With COVID-19 Crisis - IMF

Gita Gopinath, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief Economist and Director of the research department, says Nigeria doesn't have the resources to deal with the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic despite being an oil-exporting country.

Gopinath made this known while addressing the capability of countries combating the negative impact of COVID-19 pandemic on their economy in IMF October World Economic Outlook. She said unlike advanced countries, some oil-exporting countries were struggling and will need assistance. Read more here.

Serie A: Juventus Given 3-0 Win Over Napoli Due To COVID-19 Violation

Juventus was given a 3-0 win over Napoli due to COVID-19 violation which led the match scheduled for October 4 to be postponed with Napoli dropping a point in the Serie A standing.

AllNews understand that there has been a recent outbreak in Italy affecting Serie A president and even Zlatan Ibrahimovic is yet to recover. Read more here.

FCTA Bans #ENDSARS Protest For Violation Of COVID-19 Protocol

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has banned protests of any sort in the Federal Capital Territory.

The ban is coming in the heat of the continued #ENDSARS protest across the country which has lingered for the past week. Read more here.

And that’s all on the latest Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) news update on AllNews for today. More COVID-19 and Nigerian news headlines are on this dependable website. Do enjoy the rest of your day.

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