Nigeria has recorded 20 new cases of coronavirus, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) updated on Monday, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 131.
Of the 20 new cases, 13 were recorded in Lagos State, four in Federal Capital Territory (Abuja), two in Kaduna and one in Oyo, NCDC said.
It tweeted, “Twenty new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 13 in Lagos, four in FCT, two in Kaduna and one in Oyo State.
“As of 09:00 pm on March 30, there are 131 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria with two deaths.
“For a breakdown of cases by states in real-time, Lagos currently has 81 cases, FCT- 25, Ogun- three, Enugu- two, Ekiti- one, Oyo- eight, Edo- two, Bauchi- two, Osun – two, Rivers – one, Benue – one, and Kaduna also has three.”
CHECKPOINTCHARLEY reported that Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde on Monday announced that he has tested positive for the virus.