The Lagos State Government on Wednesday, revealed that the two men declared wanted for having contact with Nigeria’s index coronavirus case, have been found.
Enwelunta Obumnore Godfrey and Salami Abiodun Sadeeq, were on the same flight with the Italian that tested positive to coronavirus in Lagos.
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi said the two men were identified within 24 hours after their names were made public.
The honourable commissioner made this known at a press briefing on Wednesday in Lagos.
“As you know, we published their names and within 24 hours, we identified them and we’ve been in touch with them.
“I thank the media for putting those names out and for social media, it was very quick.
“It shows that the Lagos community is responsive and very responsible because I was surprised at the speed they were identified,” he said.
Professor Abayomi, further, disclosed that the Italian, who has been in isolation for about two weeks and the second index case, are doing very well.