One new case of Coronavirus has been confirmed in Abuja FCT, Nigeria. The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on her official twitter handle @NCDCgov on Sunday morning.
One new case of #COVID19 has been confirmed in FCT, Nigeria
As at 11:00 am on the 22nd of March, there are 27 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Of the 27 confirmed cases, 2 have been discharged with no death pic.twitter.com/Taxi37NzjW
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 22, 2020
This brings the total figure of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 27.
Of the 27 confirmed cases, 19 are in Lagos state, 4 in Abuja FCT, 2 in Ogun state, 1 in Ekiti and Oyo states respectively.
Two have fully recovered and been discharged, including the Italian index case. No death has been recorded in Nigeria so far.