- A Nigerian man with the Twitter handle @arclaimer has disclosed that he has been self-isolating after contracting the deadly coronavirus
- According to the young man, he was at Elegushi beach during the new year celebration
- Some social media users prayed he recovers soon while others did not believe his claim
A Nigerian man has taken to social media to warn people who were at Elegushi beach on 2nd and 3rd of January to get tested for COVID-19 as he recently tested positive for the deadly disease.
The man with the Twitter handle @arclaimer who was also at the beach said he has been self-isolating since Monday, January 4.
In his words:
"Hello everyone. my name is Ndubuisi Johnson and I have been tested positive for corona virus and I have been self isolating since on monday. please if you were at Elegushi Beach on Saturday and Sunday (2nd and 3rd January) kindly go and get tested. Stay safe everyone."
Nigerians took to the comment section of the post to share their thoughts.
A tweep with the handle @Khal_zimo wrote:
"Needless to say you were irresponsible going to the beach knowing there’s a pandemic out there and putting yourself and others at risk. I hope you get better soon."
@OkellgOkeh said he was lucky to have been trapped by traffic.
"I was at Elegushi beach on Saturday but nothing is wrong with me bro... Quick recovery sha if your story is really true oo."
Another tweep both prayed and cursed him.
"Many Nigerians are reckless beings."
In similar news, ace Nigerian comedian Ali Baba has taken to social media to advise people to adhere to safety guidelines against the deadly coronavirus after recently surviving the disease.
In a video on his Instagram page, the comedian said people died in the isolation centre he was taken to when he contracted COVID-19.
According to him, anyone who says coronavirus is not real should not be trusted. He said the virus is real and killing people.
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