A third case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Lagos. This is said to be fresh case out of the index case.
The Lagos State Ministry of Health gave this confirmation on Tuesday via its Twitter page.
The ministry revealed that it is a case of a 30-year-old Nigerian female who returned from the United Kingdom on March 13, observed self-isolation and developed symptoms, thereby testing positive.
The patient is currently receiving treatment at Yaba, Lagos where the infectious disease hospital is sited.
However, Lagos state government has commenced the contact tracing of all passengers and all those who may have come in contact with the said infected person