Amid the increasing reports of positive cases of the novel Coronavirus in Africa, Nigeria’s death toll has increased to 10.
According to the country’s disease control commission, NCDC, 5 fresh cases has come up, increasing the number of confirmed cases to 323. Recovered cases over the past weeks have increased to an impressive 85.
The country’s two weeks lockdown which was supposed to end on Monday, 13, 2020 is yet to be lifted as the country continues to urge citizens to practise social distancing.
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows:
2 in Lagos
2 in Kwara
1 in Katsina
As at 09:10 pm 12th April there are 323 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 85 have been discharged with 10 deaths
There are 19 states with confirmed cases in Nigeria pic.twitter.com/hfsRXAaiTQ
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 12, 2020