The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, on Sunday, confirmed a new case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
According to the NCDC’s report via twitter, Nigeria as at 11:00am on the 22nd of March, now has 27 confirmed cases of #COVID19 .
While the 27th case has been confirmed the NCDC also noted that two persons of the number recorded have discharged.
As at the time of the report, there have been no death recorded with regards to the virus.
The NCDC has earlier Sunday morning announced the increase in number of cases from 22 on Saturday to 26 with three new cases recorded in Lagos.