Coronavirus code-named Covid-19

Coronavirus

By Kazeem Ugbodaga

Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases have soared to 89 after eight new cases were reported on Saturday evening by the NCDC.

According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, eight new cases of COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria, 7 in Lagos and 1 in Benue State.

The NCDC had earlier on Saturday morning reported 81 cases of coronavirus in the country.

“As at 04:00 pm 28th March there are 89 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria with 1 death,” it said on its twitter handle.

Breakdown

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Lagos- 59

FCT- 14

Ogun- 3

Enugu- 2

Ekiti- 1

Oyo- 3

Edo- 2

Bauchi- 2

Osun-1

Rivers-1

Benue- 1