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Nigeria reports its first coronavirus-related death

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Nigeria reported its first coronavirus-related death on Monday, the country's Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said.The patient was a 67-year-old man who came back to Nigeria in March after undergoing medical treatment in the UK, the NCDC said in a tweet.He had multiple underlying health conditions including including cancer, diabetes and had been undergoing chemotherapy treatments, the statement from the agency said.Two people, including an Italian who was the first case of coronavirus diagnosed in the country, have recovered and been discharged from the hospital, authorities said.The country is locked in a race against time to control the spread of the novel coronavirus in Africa's most populous nation as cases have i ...
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