CORONAVIRUS :TOLL RISES TO 30 IN NIGERIA.
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has confirmed more cases of coronavirus in Nigeria bringing the total number of people so far tested and confirmed to thirty (30).
As st 5. 28 pm of sunday the 22nd of March 2020, 30 confirmed victims have been recorded. Two out of which have been discharged after full recovery. There are still 28 active cases being handled. This is according to the NCDC.
Out of the three latest cases who were confirmed sunday evening, 2 were said to be returnung travellers while one is a contact of a confirmed person.
Meanwhile, the NCDC has announced that it has five molecular laboratories in the centre”s laboratory network with the capacity to handle tests for COVID -19 in the country.