The National Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has in the early hours of Wednesday confirmed two new cases of coronavirus in the country.
According to NCDC the cases were recorded in Lagos and Osun states.
It says the cases are of travelers to Nigeria in in the past one week.
This makes it a total of 46 confirmed cases in Africa’s most populous black nation.
Two new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 1 in Lagos and 1 in Osun
Both cases are returning travellers to Nigeria in the last 7 days
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 25, 2020
Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, is observing self-isolation due to the spread of coronavirus in the country, his spokesman, Laolu Akande, said Tuesday.
Akande tweeted that Osinbajo has been “conducting his meetings via video conferencing while observing social distance.”
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