The Nigeria Centre of Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed that 49 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recorded in Nigeria. This was confirmed at the NCDC official website on Saturday.
According to NCDC on their website, on the 18th of April 2020, 51 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria
“Till date, 542 cases have been confirmed, 166 cases have been discharged and 19 deaths have been recorded in Nigeria
The 49 new cases reported from the affected eight states are listed below;
23 in Lagos
12 in FCT
10 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Oyo
1 in Ekiti
A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, continues to coordinate the national response activities.
“As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.