1st Death Recorded From Corona Virus #COVID19 In Nigeria.
Accordng to the Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC), it stated on its twiter handle @NCDC that "The 1st #COVID19 death in Nigeria has been recorded. The case was a 67 year old male who returned home following medical treatment in UK He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes & was undergoing chemotherapy Our thoughts are with his family."
Apart from this breakimg news they also announced 5 new cases now totalling 36 cases of the Corona Virus COVID19 in Nigeria.
For a breakdown of cases by states in real time, please see https://convid12.ncdc.gov.ng
Currently; Lagos- 25 FCT- 6 Ogun- 2 Ekiti- 1 Oyo- 1 Edo- 1 The Government has advised that Nigerians #TakeResponsibility & maintain #SocilaDistancing and for those who have recently arrived from other countries to self isolate for 14 days.
For mor updated visit convid12.ncdc.gov.ng