The Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu has been quarantined for two weeks.
ROYAL NEWS reports that Minister of Health, Osagie Emmanuel Ehanire stated this on Tuesday when he paid a scheduled visit to the Senate Presdent, Ahmad Lawan in Abuja to brief him on the government efforts to stem the coronavirus outbreak.
The minister said the NCDC DG had just returned from China on official visit, and was to be isolated for 14 days in compliance to government regulations on safety procedure of all persons returning to Nigeria from burdened countries.
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