The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed three new cases of coronavirus in Lagos State.
NCDC made the confirmation via its Twitter account.
It said two cases are returning travellers while the other is a contact of a confirmed case.
This brings the total number of patients with the disease to 30.
The tweet reads, “Three new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Lagos, Nigeria
“2 cases are returning travellers and 1 is a contact of a confirmed case.
“As at 05:28 pm on the 22nd of March, there are 30 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria. 2 have been discharged with no deaths.”
Meanwhile, The NCDC had earlier confirmed another case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Abuja.
This is coming after it earlier confirmed four cases in Lagos and Oyo State on Sunday.