Coronavirus: Cases In Nigeria Rises To 51 As NCDC Confirms 5 New Cases

The coronavirus is spreading in the country as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed five new cases in Lagos, Rivers and Abuja.

According to the NCDC, three out of the five cases are returning travellers into Nigeria while the remaining two are close contacts of a confirmed case.

The virus has now spread to nine states with 32 cases in Lagos, 10 in Abuja, 3 in Ogun, while Ekiti, Oyo, Edo, Bauchi, Osun and Rivers state each have one case.

There are currently 48 active cases, two have been discharged and one death has been reported.

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