Breaking: We now have 135 cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria – NCDC

*As Lagos, Abuja Records partial lockdown compliance

The total cases of Coronavirus, COVID-19 patients in the country has risen to 135, with a total of two death already recorded, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said.

This is coming even as two states of the Federation, Lagos and Abuja, recorded partial compliance, following a 14 days lockdown directive issued by President Muhamadu Buhari.

While announcing the new development, the NCDC, disclosed in a tweet that, “Four new cases Four new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria.”

Giving a breakdown on the situation, the NCDC, stated that three are in Osun and one in Ogun.

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“As at 11:15 am 31st March there are 135 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria with 2 deaths.”

“For a breakdown of cases by states in real time, Lagos- 81; FCT- 25; Ogun- 4; Enugu- 2; Ekiti- 1; Oyo- 8; Edo- 2; Bauchi- 2; Osun-5; Rivers-1; Benue- 1; Kaduna- 3,” NCDC added.


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