The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has announced the second confirmed case of coronavirus in Nigeria.
He said the victim is said to contract the virus from the Italian that brought the virus to the country.
The news was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control in a tweet on Monday.
The NCDC tweeted on Monday, “This second case is a contact of the index case, in Ogun state.
“The new case has been in isolation and was tested as part of our strategy to test all contacts of the index case.”