Another suspected cases of deadly Wuhan Coronavirus have been recorded in Lagos.
One of the two suspected cases, is a Chinese man whose name is yet to be ascertained as at the time of filing this report was isolated on arrival at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport, MMIA, on today, March 3.
It was learnt that the Chinese was said to be coughing excessively when accosted.
A source disclosed to newsmen that the man is at the isolation centre at Yaba, Lagos.
“The Chinese is now under observation at the Mainland Hospital Quarantine Centre in Yaba,” the source said.
The Lagos State government has commenced analysis of his travel history, diagnosis and possible contact tracing while more health workers have been drafted to all the entry ports and borders.
Recall that Nigeria recorded its first case of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), since it broke out in China in January 2020, on Friday, February 28.
An Italian arrived in Lagos on Tuesday from Milan carrying the virus unnoticed. He has now been quarantined and monitored.