- The first case of coronavirus disease in Africa has been reported in Egypt
- Information has it that the North African country’s health ministry revealed this
Reports have it that a foreigner was the individual with the disease.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has renamed coronavirus disease as COVID-19.
According to Daily Sabah:
“Egyptian authorities have quarantined the person affected by the virus and notified the World Health Organization (WHO).
“The coronavirus outbreak began in China. It has infected more than 64,000 people globally, and killed nearly 1,400 people.”
Nigerian health ministry has continued to raise awareness on coronavirus disease.