Thailand confirms first monkeypox infection

Thailand's health ministry on Thursday confirmed the country's first monkeypox infection in a 27-year-old Nigerian national in the southern island of Phuket.

Published : 21 July 2022, 02:05 PM
Updated : 21 July 2022, 02:05 PM

The man, who had a history of travelling from Nigeria, said he had been ill for about a week, according to senior health official Opas Karnkawinpong.