Friday Update: 2 California Community College Students Exposed To Mystery Corona virus Patient; S.Korea Nears 1,000 New Cases In 48 Hours: Live Updates
There have been a flurry of other interesting developments in the global coronavirus outbreak over the last hour or so:
Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa with 200M people and a population density of 212.04 individuals per sq km, has confirmed its first coronavirus case.
Following the hysteria in California, Hawaii health officials said they will 'soon' begin testing for the virus, and the state already has 80 people on 'self-monitoring'.
Fox 40 Sacramento is reporting that students at two Los Rios community colleges briefly came into contact with the 60th American coronavirus patient - the one whose case might be the first harbinger of a "community outbreak" inside the US.
According to a statement from the Los Rios Community College District, two students - one who attends American River College and one who attends Cosumnes River College - both came into contact with the patient in their roles as 'medical professionals'.Read more