The official Twitter account of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed the number of COVID-19 cases in the country is now thirty-five.



Edo state has been added to the list of states with infected people.

Five new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 2 in FCT, 2 in Lagos & 1 in Edo

2 cases are returning travelers from the UK

As of 09:45 am on 23rd March, there are 35 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria. 2 have been discharged

Currently;
Lagos- 24
FCT- 6
Ogun- 2
Ekiti- 1
Oyo- 1
Edo- 1

Total: 35 confirmed cases