The wild Fire type spread of the deadly Coronavirus has reportedly hit many countries including Senegal, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, US, Tunisia and others.
The development means coronavirus is also now in many African countries, including Algeria, Egypt, Nigeria, South Africa, Togo and Cameron.
For Senegal, the victim is a French national, who entered the country aboard an Air Senegal flight on February 29.
Meanwhile, Egypt, the first African country to record a case, has recorded its second patient.The country’s Health Ministry in a statement on Monday, said the individual is a foreigner and did not specify their nationality.
The patient has been quarantined at a hospital in Negeila, north of the country.
Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), has spread to over 70 countries including China, where it emanated.
The disease, first reported in Nigeria on February 27, has caused over 3,000 deaths worldwide.