Suspected case of Coronavirus in Enugu negative

Chidi Samuel| The test for the suspected case of Coronavirus reported in Enugu State returned negative.

The suspected case, a female, was reportedly in the UK in the last five months but came to Enugu through Owerri on March 11th to visit her son.

According to a statement by Enugu state government, the result from the test carried out at the Irua Specialist Hospital confirmed the status.

The permanent secretary, in the State’s Ministry of Health, Dr. Ifeanyi Agujiobi, also confirmed the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) corroborated the result of the test.

Agujiobi called on the public to go about their normal business activities, however, should remain alert and vigilant observing basic personal health hygiene.

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