CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 IN NIGERIA RISE TO 36
Written by thereachfm on March 23, 2020
The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus
(COVID-19) in Nigeria has risen to 36.
The figure rose after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control
(NCDC) announced today that six new cases had been
According to the health agency, this is the latest update on the
As of 9:45am, a breakdown of the figure showed that two cases
were confirmed in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and
Lagos respectively, while one case was confirmed in Edo State.
NCDC explained that 33 of the confirmed cases were active
while the other two had been discharged.