The Coronavirus has become a world pandemic, and Nigeria just recorded it’s first death.
NCDC Government, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, made this report on the 23rd of March 2020.
According to NCDC, the case was a 67 year old male who returned to Nigeria from the UK.
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 pic.twitter.com/A7STOjTQeW
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 23, 2020