The Nigeria Centre of Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 14 new cases of coronavirus making the total cases in Nigeria to 111.
The NCDC took to Twitter to make the announcement that “Fourteen new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos and 5 in FCT As at 09:30 pm 29th March there are 111 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria with 1 death.”
Fourteen new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos and 5 in FCT
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 29, 2020
The announcement is coming a few hours after President Buhari addressed Nigerians about the coronavirus pandemic. The President in an attempt to stop further spread of the virus ordered the shutdown of Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State.