Nigeria has confirmed fourteen new cases of the novel Coronavirus.
The cases were confirmed in the country’s major cities – Lagos and Abuja, and Bauchi state.
According to NCDC who made the announcement, twelve cases were confirmed in Lagos, one in Abuja, and another in Bauchi state.
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14 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 1 in FCT, 1 IN BAUCHI & 12 in Lagos
Of the 14, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers & 2 are close contacts of confirmed cases pic.twitter.com/Pe6owiXBKB
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 26, 2020