The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded the first COVID-19 death in Nigeria. A 67-year-old male who returned from UK following a medical procedure.
The NCDC announced the first death via their twitter handle.
The 1st death from #COVID19 in Nigeria has been recorded. The case was a 67 year old male who returned following a medical procedure in UK
He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes, and was undergoing chemotherapy
Our thoughts are with his family.