Nigeria Corona Virus Cases rises to 12 with Four recent cases discovered
Mr Akin Abayomi made it known that fourteen Nigerian Citizens were tested and four out of the fourteen came out Corona virus positive, according to the Lagos State Commissioner of health He made it known that one of the new cases of the virus in the state had contact with the previous third case in the Country Nigeria.
According to Mr Akin Abayomi the said single Corona virus patient who is a Nigerian by Citizen and a female by Gender, Arrived Lagos state on Saturday March 14 2020 in A Turkish marked airline Tk1830.
And also a Nigerian man who is in his early Fifities who never made any Journey outside the shores of nigeria was counted among the four new corona virus cases in the State.
Mr Akin Abayomi revealed that the last corona virus patient is a Nigerian male who arrived the country in a Lufthansa airline Marked LH568 on Friday, March 13, 2020.
According to the minister of health in Lagos state, all the identified patients have been isolated for treatment and also to prevent the virus from infecting more negative people, those tested positive to the virus were isolated at the state Isolation Center in Yaba area of Lagos state
According to Akin more testing kits have been acquired by the state government and tests are being carried as there is a “combination of imported cases and local infected cases trending on the media space.
It was also made known that Lagos State government has shut down Worship centers, Schools and some huge gatherings in the State to avoid or to reduce cases of the virus passing from person to person.
“Currently, we are following over 1,300 people right now to find information about the state of their health and the number is increasing.”
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Mr Akin Abayomi has appealed to people on the two flights to self-isolate themselves and make contacts with the necessary agencies in the State or Nigeria.
If you notice any changes in your body system please do well to go for test or you can try isolating yourself first before contacting the necessary Agencies to come to your aid.