FLASH: Another 4 fresh cases of COVID-19 confirmed, total cases now 139.
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control and Prevention has announced four fresh cases of coronavirus taking Nigeria’s total tally to 139 with 2 deaths and 9 discharged soonest far.
The NCDC confirmed this in a series of tweets on their verified twitter handle this night:
In a nationwide broadcast on Saturday , the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has ordered a total lock down of Lagos, Ogun, and FCT for a period of 14 days so as to curb further spread.
The fight against coronavirus is a joint task and we all need to play our part.
Wash your hands
Your hands should not touch your face
No large gatherings
Stay at home
Eat fruits to boost your immune system
Don’t share fake news
Report to the appropriate authorities if you notice any symptom or you have a case to report. See numbers for different states to call here.
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