The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 2 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. According to the agency, both cases are from Lagos and Ogun state.
“One case is a returning traveler. The second case is contact of a previously confirmed case” tweeted NCDC.
So far, there have been 42 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria with 2 discharged and one death.
2 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 1 is in Lagos State & 1 in Ogun
One case is a returning traveler. The second case is contact of a previously confirmed case
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 24, 2020
This morning, it was revealed that the Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari had tested positive for coronavirus after returning from a high risk country a week ago.
Also, it was reported that the coronavirus test was carried out on President Buhari and it turned out to be negative.