First coronavirus case in Liberia, reports health ministry

Liberia's President George Manneh Weah. (File photo: Reuters)

Liberia reported its first coronavirus case on Monday, a ministry official said.

“I can confirm that we have a case and we are managing it,” said Chief Medical Officer Francis Kateh. He didn’t provide further detail on the patient’s identity.

President George Weah is expected to make a speech later in the day.

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