BREAKING: Five New Cases of Coronavirus Confirmed as Edo State Records First Case

Governor Godwin Obaseki

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed additional five cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 35.

The NCDC via its Twitter handle, @NCDCgov, on Monday said, “Five new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: two in FCT, two in Lagos and one in Edo.

“Two cases are returning travellers from the UK. As of 09:45 am on 23rd of March, there are 35 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria. Two have been discharged.”

Meanwhile, Edo State has recorded its first confirmed coronavirus case. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control a announced this on Monday via its verified Twitter handle.

The NCDC said additional five cases of Coronavirus were recorded on Monday, bringing the total number of cases to 35.

The NCDC via its Twitter handle, @NCDCgov, on Monday said, “Five new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: two in Federal Capital Territory (Abuja), two in Lagos and one in Edo.

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