Coronavirus: Lagos hunts for alleged infected Chinese

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Lagos State Government on Saturday launched a manhunt for some Chinese allegedly infected with the dreaded Coronavirus.

The state  government was reacting to a viral alleged alert posted on WhatsApp and various social media platforms claiming that some Chinese who recently returned from China where infected with the virus.

Health officials from the Lagos State Ministry of Health combed various streets in Gowon Estate, Egbeda, Lagos State on Saturday up till midnight.

The health officials interviewed residents, as they sought information about where Chinese were living in the expansive estate.

They were however unable to track down any Chinese national till the search ended a little after midnight on Saturday.