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BREAKING! Covid-19: Nigeria records 1st death

COVID 19 in Ikorodu

by Alli Mustapha

The 1st  Coronavirus death in Nigeria has been recorded today Monday, March 23. 

The announcement was made at some minutes past 10am by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control @NCDCgov on twitter. 

The case was a 67 year old male who returned home following medical treatment in UK.

The man, according to the federal government had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes & was undergoing chemotherapy.

“Our thoughts are with his family” the NCDC commiserated. 



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