Lagos State government just announced 3 new confirmed cases of coronavirus taking the total number of officially infected persons in the state to 22 and 30 now in Nigeria.
These new cases was disclosed on theit verified Twitter handle:
“Lagos confirms 3 more #COVID19 cases today 22nd March, 2020.
The latest confirmation brings total confirmed cases in Lagos to 22.
– The first amongst the latest cases is a Nigerian male; with a 2 week history of dry cough, intermittent high grade fever and general pains.
He was recently in Dubai for 2 weeks. He’s been on admission for 3 days with Chest X-ray and CT scan suggestive of pneumonia.
– The 2nd case is a Nigerian male without a travel history. He’s an *asymptomatic* contact (driver) of a known positive case.
– The 3rd case is a Nigerian female who returned from USA on March 8, 2020.”
More details soon.