Lagos Records New Case of COVID-19


By Martins Ifijeh

The Lagos State government has confirmed a new case of COVID-19, bringing the total number in the state to 25, and that of the country to 36.

Announcing this on its Twitter handle, @LSMOH, the Lagos State Government said the patient arrived Nigeria from Ukraine since March 15.

The state has so far recorded three cases Monday. The other two had travel history to the United Kingdom. They both came into the country March 13 and March 20, 2020.

Meanwhile, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said it will no longer announce individual cases henceforth, adding that each states will update the public on cases in their location.