World Health Organisation warns Covid pandemic to 'last two years'

World Health Organisation warns Covid pandemic to 'last two years'

The director-general of the World Health Organisation has warned the Covid-19 pandemic could last TWO YEARS. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made the grim prediction today Friday ( August 21),  Sky News reports. Speaking at a coronavirus briefing, Dr Tedros said: “The Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 took two years to end….

World Health Organisation 'hopes coronavirus pandemic will end within 2 years'

World Health Organisation 'hopes coronavirus pandemic will end within 2 years'

The World Health Organisation hopes the coronavirus crisis can be over in less than two years, its chief said today. The Spanish Flu pandemic that hit in 1918 took two years to end, WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said. The Ethiopian biologist and WHO official told a briefing…

Coronavirus could be airborne, says World Health Organisation

Coronavirus could be airborne, says World Health Organisation

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has acknowledged there is “emerging evidence” that Covid-19 could be spread through particles in the air. Professor Benedetta Allegranzi, technical lead for infection prevention and control, said the possibility of airborne transmission in “crowded, closed, poorly ventilated” settings could not be ruled out. It comes…