3 Nigerians recently repatriated from UAE have tested positive for coronavirus.
On 6th of May, 256 Nigerians were evacuated to Nigeria following the global COVID-19 pandemic.
The Lagos state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, in a tweet posted on Sunday 17th of May, said three of the evacuees have tested positive for the novel virus.
”3 of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for #COVID19 infection following #COVID19 test conducted on them. Those affected have been admitted to @followlasg #COVID19 care centre for appropriate treatment protocols.” he tweeted