Coronavirus: Three more deaths as disease spreads


The dreaded novel Coronavirus pandemic is gaining traction in Nigeria with the spike in cases from 305 to 318 and deaths from seven to 10.

Amid the situation is cheery news as 70 patients have so far been discharged.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control in its latest update said: “13 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 11 in Lagos, 1 in Delta & 1 in Kano

As at 9:30pm 11th April there are 318 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 70 have been discharged with 10 deaths

There are 19 states with confirmed cases in Nigeria.

“As at 9:30pm 11th April, there are

318 confirmed cases
70 discharged
10 deaths

Lagos- 174
FCT- 56
Osun- 20
Edo- 12
Oyo- 11
Ogun- 7
Bauchi- 6
Kaduna- 6
Akwa Ibom- 5
Delta- 3
Enugu- 2
Ekiti- 2
Kwara- 2
Ondo- 2
Benue- 1
Niger- 1
Anambra- 1

The latest case in Kaduna is said to a private security guard, who recently returned from Lagos.

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