Dr Osagie Minister of health has confirmed that the second case of Nigeria quarantined patient tested negative, the patient had a contact with the Italian man that brought covid-19 Nigeria.
Dr Osagie said “the contact of the index case is testing negative for the virus now, meaning he has cleared the virus and will be allowed to go home,”
The minister also gave an update on the progress made on the Italian. He said there is improvement now, he said that the Italian has recovered and could be discharge anything next week.
In his speech, he said “the index case is clinically stable and is much improved. Stable progress until next week will guide the medical team in discharging him.”