#Coronavirus: Nigeria Issues Statement
Nigeria has acquired the capacity to test patients for the conovarius virus,the Federal Miniatry of Health has declared.
“Nigeria, with the help of @WHO and partners now has IN-COUNTRY capacity to test for #coronavirus.
” Minister calls on persons who have returned from China in the past 2 weeks to “self-isolate” for 14days and call NCDC on 07032864444 if they develop symptoms”,a tweet from the ministry noted.
Many Nigerians are however calling on the ministry of health to embark on massive public enlightenment to specifically explain details of the virus and what to do if any suspected case is discovered.