Suspected Enugu coronavirus patient tests negative
Mar 16, 2020 Health 916 By Afam Jude Offor
The result of the suspected coronavirus patient in Enugu State has returned negative. According reports that a female patient who returned from the United Kingdom, was isolated after she presented with suspected symptoms. Her samples were then collected and sent to Edo State for test. However, in a terse statement by Dr. Ifeanyi Agujiobi, Permanent Secretary, Enugu State ministry of Health, he said the woman tested negative. “The Enugu State Ministry of Health hereby informs the general public that we have received the result of the investigation sent to IRUA Specialist Hospital which is further corroborated by Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as Negative. “We hereby enjoin the general public to go about their normal business however to remain alert and vigilant observing basic personal health hygiene,” he said.