BREAKING: Suspected COVID-19 affected person quarantined in Enugu
From Ogochukwu Anioke, Abakaliki
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it’s conscious of a suspected case of Coronavirus in Enugu State.
The Centre in a tweet early Sunday morning on its verified Twitter deal with mentioned the affected person has been taken into isolation pending the results of take a look at
NCDC famous that samples have been collected from the affected person and despatched to the laboratory.
It mentioned the outcomes of the take a look at is anticipated to be out tomorrow (Monday).
The assertion mentioned: “The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control is conscious of the affected person in Enugu, suspected to have COVID19′
“This is one of several alerts received daily at the National COVID19 Emergency Operations Centre”.
“The patient is in isolation, sample collected and results expected tomorrow”, the NSCDC mentioned.
The novel coronavirus has contaminated greater than 125,000 individuals and killed over 4,600 globally, based on the World Health Organization (WHO) forcing the company to declare the outbreak a pandemic.
Many nations in Africa together with Nigeria have additionally recorded some circumstances.
However, the 2 circumstances to this point recorded in Nigeria are mentioned to be recovering very properly.