The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed the first Coronavirus death in Nigeria.
The NCDC via its Twitter handle, @NCDCgov, on Monday said, “The first #COVID19 death in Nigeria has been recorded. The case was a 67-year-old male who returned home following medical treatment in the United Kingdom.
“He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma and diabetes and was undergoing chemotherapy.”
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control also confirmed additional five cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 35.