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Italian Infected With Coronavirus Visited Ogun State
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Italian Infected With Coronavirus Visited Ogun State

The Italian confirmed to have been infected with Coronavirus had also visited Ewekoro in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State this week. But residents and visitors to the state have no reason to panic, the Commissioner for Health, Tomi Coker said on Friday morning. Coker disclosed that the Italian visited a giant manufacturing company(name withheld) in Ewekoro community, adding that the facility so visited has since been quarantined in accordance with health safety standard. The Commissioner, who abandoned her bed rest to attend to the public health emergency, while briefing the press, said the state has epidemiologists and Infectious Disease Consultant already handling the situation with support from the Lagos State Government and Federal Government. She said effort...
Uber Driver That Carried The Italian Coronavirus Patient In Nigeria Speaks
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Uber Driver That Carried The Italian Coronavirus Patient In Nigeria Speaks

Nigerian Uber Driver, Yemi who carried the Italian coronavirus patient that brought Coronavirus into Lagos speaks. The Twitter user said he had physical contact with the infected Italian with the deadly disease. He wrote: "I had contact with Italian citizen the day before yesterday. Am an uber driver i picked him at airport. We talk,gist and laugh together. We even dine together... My name is olugbenga bodunrin. 08136464040" Gistvic Recall, The Lagos State Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria. The state Commissioner for Health,  Prof. Akin Abayomi, in a statement around 1.40 am on Friday said the government had reported it to the Federal Ministry of Health.