The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday announced first casualty of Coronavirus in the country.
The agency in charge of disease control in the country disclosed that a 67-year-old man died of the deadly diseases on Monday.
The federal government agency in a tweet said, “The 1st #COVID19 death in Nigeria has been recorded. The case was a 67-year-old male who returned home following medical treatment in UK.
“He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes & was undergoing chemotherapy
“Our thoughts are with his family,” NCDC said.