The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday 26th March night, confirmed 14 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
This was disclosed via a tweet on their verified Twitter page.
NCDC says two cases are in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, while 12 are in Lagos.
It brings the total number of confirmed cases to 65 as at 7.35 pm today.
However, three patients have now been discharged.
“14 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria: 2 in FCT, 12 in Lagos
“Of the 14, 6 were detected on a vessel, 3 are returning travellers into Nigeria & 1 is a close contact of a confirmed case
“As at 7:35 pm 26th March, there are
“65 confirmed cases
1 death,” the tweet read.