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