The Nigeria Centre of Disease Control NCDC has announced 49 new cases of COVID-19 as of 10 pm on Saturday 17th April 2020.
The NCDC gave the announcement on their verified Twitter handle that there is peck in the cases of coronavirus. Breaking down the 49 new cases, the NCDC disclosed as follow:
Forty-nine new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
23 in Lagos
12 in FCT
10 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Oyo
1 in Ekiti
As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.