COVID-19: Chinese Medics Test Negative - Osagie
COVID-19: Chinese Medics Test Negative - Osagie

The Minister of Health Osagie Ehanire said the 15-member medical team from China have tested negative to Coronavirus.

The Chinese who were tested after completing their compulsory 14-day quarantine have all tested negative for coronavirus COVID-19.

The Chinese medics will be providing technical support to Nigeria in its fight against COVID-19, and sharing experiential strategies of how their country curtailed the spread of the virus.

Ehanire said a committee of experts headed by Oyewale Tomori, a virologist and the other members will soon be sworn in.

Concerning the 40 health workers that are in quarantine for testing positive for COVID-19, the minister did not give any update but urged frontline health workers to always use their personal protective equipment PPE when carrying out their duties.