5 New Cases of Coronavirus Confirmed in Lagos, Abuja and Rivers

The numbers of Cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria has continued to increase from the recorded 46 to 51 as of this morning.

The Centre for disease control in Nigeria made the revelation via their official twitter account of an additional 5 new cases.

2 in Lagos, 2 in Abuja and one case in Rivers state, Portharcourt, which will be their very first case.

Three out the 5 new confirmed cases are returning travellers, while two are close contacts of one of the confirmed cases.

NCDC tweeted;

Five new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 2 in FCT, 2 in Lagos & 1 in Rivers 3 are returning travellers into Nigeria & 2 are close contacts of a confirmed case

As at 11:25 pm 25th March, there are 51 confirmed cases 2 discharged 1 death

Currently; Lagos- 32 FCT- 10 Ogun- 3 Ekiti- 1 Oyo- 1 Edo- 1 Bauchi-1 Osun-1 Rivers-1 Total: 51 confirmed cases

5 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Rivers, Lagos and Abuja