The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed additional five new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 35.
The NCDC via it’s Twitter handle, @NCDCgov, on March 22 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.
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 2 in FCT, 2 in Lagos & 1 in Edo
2 cases are returning travellers from the UK
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 23, 2020