Coronavirus: NCDC Announces 2 New Cases…Toll Rises To 42

The NCDC has recorded two new cases of the deadly coronavirus. The center for disease control made the announcement via their Twitter handle bringing the toll to 42 in the country.
NCDC Announces 2 New Cases......Toll Rises To 42
NCDC Announces 2 New Cases……Toll Rises To 42

It said one case is a returning traveller while the second case is contact of a previously confirmed case.

2 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 1 is in Lagos State & 1 in Ogun One case is a returning traveler. The second case is contact of a previously confirmed case As at 1pm on March 24, there are 42 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria-2 discharged, 1 death,” the tweet read.

The 42 cases are confirmed across six states with Lagos having 29, while Abuja has seven. Ogun has 3 cases, while Ekiti, Oyo and Edo states have one case each.
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