Egypt don confirmed im first case of one deadly coronavirus wey don enter di central China for di end of last year and don dey spread pass two dozen countries around di world.
Health Ministry spokesman wey b Khaled Mugahed don Yan for one statement on Friday say di pesin wey dey carry di virus na “foreigner” but e no dey show any serious symptoms.
Officials don dey able to confirm di case through one follow-up programme wey di government don implement for travellers wey dey arrive from di countries where di virus don spread reach.
Di ministry statement don tok say di person don dey hospitalised and for isolation. E neva specify di person’s nationality or dia point of entry.
Di development don make Egypt di first country for African continent wey don carry di virus, and di second for di Middle East region, after di United Arab Emirates late last month don diagnosed im first cases.
Officially wey dem know as COVID-19, dem first detect di virus for Wuhan, di capital of Hubei Province for central China, for December last year.
E don kill almost 1,400 pipo and don infect pipo wey go reach 65,000 for di whole world.
Dem don record three deaths for outside mainland China – one for Hong Kong, one for Philippines and di one wey don die new na for Japan.
E don pass two dozen countries wey dey don confirm di cases and several nations don evacuated dia citizens from Hubei.
Di World Health Organization (WHO) don warn say di virus poses one “grave threat” to di world.
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