9jatalkative reports that NCDC workers seen taking sample from a UK-returnee in her home today as shared by a twitter user
The Twitter user identified as Helen Salami revealed that it took the nigerian center for disease control officers less than an hour to reach her home
She said that a UK returnee recently started displaying the symptoms of the dreaded COVID-19 virus
According to her the returnee has been on isolation for over 13 days and started showing the symptoms on the 14th day
The nigerian center for disease control, NCDC workers seen taking sample from a UK-returnee to test her for the virus
Sharing the video via her official Twitter handle few minutes after the NCDC workers arrived her home
The symptoms included trouble breathing, body pains and headache and so on
@NCDCgov best govt agency at the moment,
@NCDCgov were in my house barely an hour after I put a call to them about my sister symptoms,she just returned from UK hence the need to call.keep up the good work.we are praying for a negative result.pls pray for us.
To those who care to know,my sister returned to Nigeria on the 13th,and the 14th day isolation required of her expired on the 27th,but suddenly developed symptoms on 28th.
See the official tweet from the lady below:
The virus has now reached a total of 111 cases in Nigeria leading to the shutdown of Lagos and Abuja by the presidency
Most of the recent confirmed cases are from returning travellers from other countries
This includes Davido’s fiancée, chioma who has also tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus
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