A third case of the coronavirus has been confirmed in Lagos State.
Jubril Gawat, the Special Assistant to the State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on New Media shared the news on Twitter.
The person is a 30-year-old Nigerian woman who returned from the UK on March 13th, went into isolation, developed symptoms, and has tested positive.
She’s currently receiving care, he wrote.
FLASH: Third case of #CoronaVirus confirmed in Lagos.
– New Case
– 30 year old Nigerian, female
– Returned from the UK on 13th March
– Observed self-Isolation, developed symptoms
– Tested positive
– Now at Mainland GH receiving care#COVID19lagos pic.twitter.com/ODN9UK1LFw
— Jubril A. Gawat (@Mr_JAGs) March 17, 2020
Guys, it’s important we don’t panic and observe the safety measures as has been advised.