West African country, Nigeria according to a statement released by the Ministry of Health is that the country is now free of the global epidemic disease, Coronavirus as all cases recorded and as well suspected has now tested negative.
According to the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire in a conversation with the media on Friday, Nigeria has recorded success in tackling the Coronavirus by recording negative cases across the board.
“The contact of the index case is testing negative for the virus now, meaning he has cleared the virus and will be allowed to go home,” Ehanire told journalists in Abuja.
“The index case is clinically stable and is much improved. Stable progress until next week will guide the medical team in discharging him,” the Minister added.
Dr Osagie Ehanire added that his country’s current status with regard to the coronavirus doesn’t require a travel ban.