The Federal Ministry of Health, has announced that an Italian who works in Lagos State, has tested positive to the coronavirus.
The Italian citizen just returned back to Nigeria, on the 25th of February, from Milan, Italy, where the virus had already spread.
He tested positive at the Virology Laboratory of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital.
The Ministry of Health, noted however, that the patient is stable, with no serious symptoms, and is being managed carefully and properly, at the Infectious Disease Hospital, in Yaba, Lagos.
Find attached the official statement from the Federal Ministry of Health.