As of the 8:52PM of the 1st April 2020, the total number of confirmed cases of the deadly Covid-19 in Nigeria goes up to 174 after 23 new cases were confirmed across the country.
This is according to a report by the National Center for Disease Control, NCDC.
The NCDC wrote on Twitter;
“Twenty-three new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos, 7 in the FCT, 5 in Akwa Ibom, 1 in Kaduna and 1 in Bauchi State
As at 08:00 pm 1st April there are 174 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Nine have been discharged with two deaths”
See the breakdown of the states affected;
Akwa Ibom- 5