COVID-19 Symptoms And What To DO Immediately – NCDC

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Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, address the media (file image courtesy: NCDC)

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has revealed at least, eleven symptoms associated withe the deadly coronavirus.

Listing signs such as loss of taste/smell, body pain, headache, diarrhoea, and catarrh, amongst others, the agency urged Nigerian to reach out to them on the hotlines if they spot any  symptoms.

In a tweet on its official Twitter account on Saturday, it said:

“If you have COUGH or FEVER & 1 of these symptoms;


  1. Loss of taste/smell
  2. Difficulty breathing
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Cattarh
  5. Fatigue
  6. Shivering
  7. Body pain
  8. Headache
  9. Sore throat

“Please call your state hotline(which can be found on NCDC’s website and social media pages) for advice.”

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