How Osun coronavirus index case volunteered to test after UK trip

Thu Mar 26th, 2020 - Lagos

Osun State Health Commissioner Isamotu Rafiu Olasunkanmi on Thursday gave an account of how the state’s coronavirus index case arrived at the state.

In a phone interview with Rave FM Osogbo, Olasunkanmi said the patient arrived Lagos from the United Kingdom and drove himself from Lagos to Osogbo on Tuesday.

The commissioner said the patient reached out to him to notify him of his arrival from the UK and expressed willingness to test for the virus.

“He drove himself to Asubiaro State Hospital where his sample was taken and showed no symptoms,” Olasunkanmi said.




source: Guardian