Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 653

Full Length Research Paper

Knowledge and adherence to social distancing guidelines in Nigeria during the COVID-19 pandemic

Ebidor U. Lawani-Luwaji
  • Ebidor U. Lawani-Luwaji
  • Department of Medical Laboratory Science, College of Health Sciences, Niger Delta University, Nigeria, Bayelsa, Nigeria.
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Pere-ere F. T. Victor
  • Pere-ere F. T. Victor
  • Department of Educational Foundation, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa, Nigeria.
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Dorcas B. Esene
  • Dorcas B. Esene
  • Department of Educational Foundation, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 25 June 2020
  •  Accepted: 19 August 2020
  •  Published: 30 April 2021

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