Former MD of PPMC Suleiman Achimugu is first Coronavirus death in Nigeria.

The former managing director of Pipelines and Product Marketing Company. Suleiman Achimugu died over night from corona virus.. He is the first casualty in Nigeria. He got back from the UK 2 weeks ago. Started exhibiting symptoms on Tuesday. The family reported to the NCDC.
They came to the house and took his blood specimen. They never got back to the family.
As of yesterday afternoon, he was coughing profusely. So they called the NCDC to inquire about his results.. It turned out positive.
They picked him up and rushed him to Gwagwalada. He died at 2am this morning.
His family are currently under quarantine in their house. The NCDC will handle the burial.


Atiku’s son tests positive for #Coronavirus; asks for prayers.

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has called for prayers after his son tested positive for #CORONAVIRUS.

“My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management. I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real. -AA” he wrote on Twitter.


Researchers in France detail how anti malarial medication, antibiotics could treat coronavirus.

Researchers in France have issued a statement detailing how a combination of antimalarial medication and antibiotics could be a vital weapon in the battle against coronavirus.

The researchers’ work has garnered global attention, notably from President Trump. Researchers prescribed the antimalarial hydroxychloroquine and the antibiotic azithromycin to patients earlier this month, according to the research, which is published in the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents.


Pence, wife test negative for Covid-19

Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence have tested negative for COVID-19. Earlier this week, a staff member of the U.S President’s office tested positive for CORONAVIRUS. Pence announced on Saturday that he would be taking the test with his wife as a precautionary measure.