Following the newly confirmed cases of COVID-19, the Nigerian government is on alert to detect any new case as soon as possible plus other step taken to curb this pandemic.
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who disclosed the outcome of the test via his Twitter handle, said: “An Indian national that was admitted in our facility yesterday (Monday) night with symptoms suggestive of #COVID19 has tested negative to #COVID19.
He is doing perfectly well in our isolation unit. His case will be reviewed in the morning (Wednesday)”, the tweet added.
It would be recalled that an Indian national working at the dangote fertilizer show some symptom of COVID-19 after visiting the dangote clinic. He was immediately sent to Yaba quarantined center, daily trust reports.
According to the company; “the patient’s complaint triggered our COVID-19 Preparation and Prevention Protocols which necessitated further screening and isolation immediately.”