The official Twitter account of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC) has confirmed the number of COVID-19 cases in the country is now thirty.
The index case and his contact have thankfully recovered and have been discharged.
Three new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Lagos, Nigeria
2 cases are returning travellers and 1 is a contact of a confirmed case.
As at 05:28 pm on the 22nd of March, there are 30 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria. 2 have been discharged with no deaths.