The first case of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) has been confirmed in Lagos, Nigeria at LUTH. The minister of health Dr. E Osagie Ehanire made the announcement on his twitter account:
The virus was confirmed from an Italian man who arrived into Lagos, Nigeria.
Everyone has been advised to avoid crowded areas and if anyone is found coughing or sneezing should immediately go for test.
The minister has therefore made a press release on this issue.
The minister said, “we have already started working to identify all the contacts of the patient since he entered Nigeria”.