Infectious Diseases and One Health

Coronavirus In The US: Nigerian Likely Caught It Outside – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that the Nigerian with Coronavirus in the US likely got it from outside.

This was in reaction to the confirmed case of  a Nigerian with the disease in the US. According to NCDC, the travel history of the case showed that it was unlikely that he could have contacted the disease in Nigeria.

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