NCDC confirms 20 new cases of COVID-19 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday night confirmed 20 new cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The NCDC, through its verified Twitter account, said that as at 9 p.m., there were 131 confirmed cases of COVID19 reported in Nigeria with two deaths. The centre said out of the new cases of COVID19, 13 were reported in Lagos, four in FCT, two in Kaduna and one in Oyo State.
The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), reports that Lagos State has the highest number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country with 81 cases. The cases reported were from travellers who have just returned to the country. “Other cases were from people who have come in contact with infected people.