2o new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) just announced the latest figures on the pandemic that is sweeping through the globe.
According to the NCDC, 13 cases are in Lagos, 4 in FCT, 2 in Kaduna and 1 in Oyo state.
Twenty new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 13 in Lagos, 4 in FCT, 2 in Kaduna and 1 in Oyo State
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 30, 2020
Earlier today, it was announced that 5 patients had recovered from COVID-19 and had been discharged. Also, it was revealed that a patient had died from the novel virus today.
With this new data, there have been 131 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria.
On Sunday, March 29, 2020, President Buhari ordered a 14-day lockdown of Lagos, Abuja and Ogun in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus.