Fred Ezeh, Abuja
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 14 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria.
The NCDC in a tweet indicated that two cases were confirmed in FCT and 12 in Lagos.
It said that of the 14, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers to Nigeria, while 1 is a close contact of a confirmed case
“As at 7:35 pm 26th March, there are 65 confirmed cases, 3 discharged and one death,” the NCDC said.
14 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 2 in FCT, 12 in Lagos
Of the 14, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers into Nigeria & 1 is close contact of a confirmed case
As at 7:35 pm 26th March, there are
65 confirmed cases
1 death pic.twitter.com/123vN6oNEB
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 26, 2020