Breaking! Covid 19: Nigeria Records 1st Death

Nigeria has recorded her 1st  #COVID19 death.

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.
The news was broken by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) that Country has recorded the first death as a result of the COVID-19 following the death of 67-year-old male who returned home following medical treatment in UK.

The NCDC in its Twitter handle, @NCDCgov wrote;
“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 and diabetes and was undergoing chemotherapy.

“Our thoughts are with his family,” NCDC said.

The total case toll in the country has reached 35 persons, the centre added.

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