First Coronavirus death in Nigeria

Nigeria has recorded the first death arising from Coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, reports on Monday.
According to the NCDC on its twitter handle, the first Coronavirus death in Nigeria had been recorded.
It said the case was a 67-year-old male who returned home following medical treatment in the United Kingdom.
The NCDC said the victim had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes and was undergoing chemotherapy, while commiserating with the family.
“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 & diabetes & was undergoing chemotherapy Our thoughts are with his family,” the NCDC tweeted.

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