BREAKING: WHO declares Coronavirus a pandemic

By Isa Amodu, Abuja with agency report
The new coronavirus outbreak can now be characterized as a pandemic, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday.
“COVID-19 can be characterized as a pandemic,” WHO chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters in Geneva.
“We have never before seen a pandemic sparked by a coronavirus,” he declared.