According to NCDC, five new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Nigeria today, 23rd March 2020.
The new cases include two in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), two in Lagos state and one in Edo state.
Two of the cases are returning travelers from the United Kingdom.
So far, there have been 35 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria and two have been discharged
This new development brings cases in Lagos to 24, FCT – 6, Ogun- 2, Ekiti- 1, Oyo- 1, Edo- 1
In a related development, Atiku’s son has tested positive to dreaded novel coronavirus as he announced it on his twitter page this morning.
My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been duly informed, and he has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist Teaching Hospital in Abuja for treatment and management. I will appreciate it if you have him in your prayers. Stay safe, coronavirus is real. -AA
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) March 22, 2020