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FLASH: Another 4 fresh cases of COVID-19 confirmed, total cases now 139

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:

“Four new cases of COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 3 in the FCT and 1 in Lagos
As at 08:00 pm 31st March there are 139 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria.
Nine have been discharged with two deaths.
As at 08:00 pm 31st March, there are 139 confirmed cases 9 discharged 2 deaths
For a breakdown of cases by states in real time, visit ncdc.gov.ng
Currently;
Lagos – 82
FCT – 28
Oyo – 8
Osun – 5
Ogun – 4
Kaduna – 3
Enugu – 2
Edo – 2
Bauchi – 2
Ekiti – 1
Rivers -1
Benue – 1″
Another 4 fresh cases of COVID-19 confirmed, total cases now 139

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.

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Udomoh Eshemokha

I am a practicing medical doctor, a philosopher, critical thinker, a globalist, a patriot, SEO expert and a patient blogger.

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