COVID-19: 3 Nigerians evacuated from Dubai tested positive

Prof Akin Abayomi, Lagos Commissioner for health

Three of the 256 Nigerians evacuated from from Dubai to Lagos on May 6 have tested positive for coronavirus.

Prof Akin Abayomi, the Lagos Commissioner Health, disclosed this on Sunday morning on his official twitter handle.

According to him, the positive evacuees have been moved to one of the isolation centres.

The evacuated Nigerians have been observing the mandatory 14-day isolation in Lagos since they got back to the country on May 6