The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 11 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Lagos, Enugu and Edo states, bringing the total number of cases to 81.
On its Twitter page on Friday night, the NCDC revealed that eight of the new cases are in Lagos, two and one were reported in Enugu and Edo respectively.
“11 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 8 in Lagos, 2 in Enugu & 1 in Edo State,” the health agency tweeted.
“As at 11:55pm 27th March, there are 81 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 3 have been discharged with 1 death.”
As at 11:55pm 27th March, there are
81 confirmed cases
For a breakdown of cases by states in real time, please see https://t.co/zQrpNeOfet
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 27, 2020