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NCDC says 60 Nigerians Evacuated From Ukraine Contracted COVID-19

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Sixty returnees tested positive for COVID-19 after being evacuated from Ukraine to Nigeria.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known in its COVID-19 update for Tuesday, March 8, 2022.

NCDC says 60 Nigerians Evacuated From Ukraine Contracted COVID-19

NCDC says 60 Nigerians Evacuated From Ukraine Contracted COVID-19

According to the centre, 60 of the returnees tested positive for the dreaded virus on Monday, March 7 following a test conducted.

The agency added that the returnees were part of the 68 cases reported for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Tuesday while the country recorded 118 cases of COVID-19 infections.



NCDC said: “68 cases reported for FCT for 7th March 2022; 60 of the cases are returnees from Ukraine.”

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