Earlier today, we reported that Coronavirus Troll in Nigeria has reached 35 as confirmed by NCDC.
A report reaching us is that the virus has spread to a number of 36 with a new case of death.
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 pic.twitter.com/A7STOjTQeW
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 23, 2020
This is the first first death case that if hitting Nigeria since the index case of Coronavirus was confirmed.
It was revealed that the deceased man returned from UK two weeks ago and has so many medical complications.