The Egyptian Well being Ministry has confirmed its first case of the lethal coronavirus, making it the primary in Africa.
In an announcement launched on Friday, Febuary 14, the authorities revealed they’ve notified the World Well being Group and the affected person has been positioned in isolation in a hospital for therapy and monitoring.
The nationality of the particular person was not given in the joint assertion with the inhabitants ministry, which added that they’d proven no “symptoms”.
Egypt is believed to be the 28th nation in the World to file a case of the killer virus and it’s the first in Africa.
For the reason that outbreak of the killer virus from Wuhan in China, greater than 64,000 instances of coronavirus have been recognized all over the world and 1,363 folks have died to date.