The Director Common of the Nigeria Heart for Illness Management (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has warned that the coronavirus pandemic is spreading quickly, inflicting gentle signs in some victims and critical sickness and demise in others.
Ihekweazu introduced this on Monday in Abuja on the joint nationwide assembly of the Presidential Activity Power (PTF) on COVID-19.
He stated that many victims continued to expertise fatigue and different signs even after recovering.
In keeping with him, the nation has seen a rise within the variety of new COVID-19 circumstances previously 4 weeks.
“We now have now reported over 100,000 confirmed COVID-19 circumstances in Nigeria and this can be a stark reminder of the truth we at the moment are residing in.
“A virus that killed over 100,000 lives and resulted in over 1,300 deaths in Nigeria and tens of millions extra worldwide in 11 months.
“We will not be too cautious. The silent face of COVID-19 you could’t inform if somebody has the virus or not, the one choice earlier than us is to take protecting measures always, “he stated.
In the meantime, Ihekweazu stated healthcare employees should now preserve a better suspicion index for COVID-19, noting that “people who find themselves not doing nicely ought to rule out COVID-19 first earlier than treating malaria”.