NIGERIA has recorded 14 new cases of coronavirus COVID-19 index. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, announced the new cases of Covid-19 on Thursday, March 26, bringing the total number now to 65.
Of the 14 confirmed new cases 12 are in Lagos and two in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, according to @NCDCgov.
“Of the 14, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers into Nigeria & 1 is close contact of a confirmed case
Coronavirus cases in Nigeria have jumped from 51 to 65 as the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed 14 new cases in Lagos and Abuja on Thursday, March 26, 2020.
The NCDC said 12 out of the 14 new cases were confirmed in Lagos while the remaining two were recorded in the Federal Capital Territory.
According to the agency, out of the 14 cases, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers into Nigeria and one is said to be a close contact of a confirmed case.
This brings total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 65, as at 7:35 pm on Thursday, March 26, 2020.
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