The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Monday, confirmed twenty new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria.
”This was disclosed on the NCDC official Twitter page, that the confirmed cases were in Lagos, Kano, Edo, Ogun and Ondo States”. This now brings the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria to 343.
NCDC wrote: “Twenty new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows:
13 in Lagos
2 in Edo
2 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Ondo
“As at 09:50 pm 13th April, there are 343 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 91 have been discharged with 10 deaths.”
“Number of states with confirmed cases:19.”
Meanwhile, Buhari announced extension of lockdown in Abuja, Lagos and Ogun States for 14-days this evening.