Ekiti State's coronavirus patient discharged

Tue Mar 31st, 2020 - Abuja (FCT)

The index COVID-19 patient in Ekiti State has been discharged from the isolation centre by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) and the Ekiti State government.

The 37-year-old man who came in contact with an American tourist has tested negative after about two weeks of treatment.

Although there are more than 41 people in the state currently in self -isolation after being in contact with the index case, their isolation period will lapse this week.




source: Guardian