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COVID-19 crisis forces Nigeria’s wealthy to use local hospitals

Doctors are reporting a sharp increase in the number of government officials and business leaders seeking treatment in local hospitals.

The coronavirus global pandemic is driving Nigeria’s rich and powerful to local hospitals they have been avoiding for years.

Doctors are reporting a sharp increase in the number of government officials and business leaders seeking treatment.

Al Jazeera’s Ahmed Idris has more from the capital Abuja.