The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has alerted Nigerians over 11 new symptoms of coronavirus disease, also known as COVID-19.
Eye9ja reports that the NCDC in its latest revelation on the new symptoms of Coronavirus, urged citizens to call their state hotlines for advice if they experience any of the given symptoms of COVID-19.
The NCDC in a tweet obtained by Eye9ja, revealed the fresh symptoms of the disease to include loss of taste/smell, body pain, headache, diarrhea, catarrh, etc.
The agency said this in a tweet on its verified Twitter page.
NCDC Alerts Nigerians Over 11 New Symptoms Of Coronavirus (Full List)
It read: “If you have COUGH or FEVER and 1 of these symptoms
- loss of taste/smell
- Difficulty breathing
- Body pain
- Sore throat
“Please call your state hotline for advice.”
If you have COUGH or FEVER & 1 of these symptoms
⚫Loss of taste/smell
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 12, 2020
The hotlines can be found on NCDC’s website and social media pages.
NCDC announced 627 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday night.
It brings the tally in the country to 15,181.