BREAKING: Lagos confirms four new cases of COVID-19
Just coming in: Four new cases of Coronavirus just confirmed in Lagos state said the Ministry of health.
This now brings the total case of Coronavirus in the country to a total of 12
Furthermore, the new development revealed by Mr. Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health, at the state office
Also, he mentioned 19 tests were carried out on contacts of the five cases earlier announced, which four came out positive.
The first positive test is that of a Nigerian female who returned from France via a Turkish airline (TK 1830) on March 14.
Another confirmed case is a Nigerian male in his 50s who had never travelled anywhere. He tested positive and had since admitted.
Mr Abayomi said the third case is a Nigerian male who arrived in Nigeria on March 13, from Frankfurt, Germany on Luftansa flight LH 568.
“What we have is a combination of imported cases and local transmission,” Mr Abayomi said.
He added that the ministry is currently tracking over 1,300 people in relation to Covid-19.