Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases hit 139 across 11 states, FCT


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Tuesday said COVID-19 cases had risen to 139.

This was just as it’s personnel began tracing persons who had had contact with infected patients.

The tweets read: “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 #COVID19 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

Lagos- 82
FCT- 28
Oyo- 8
Osun- 5
Ogun- 4
Kaduna- 3
Enugu- 2
Edo- 2
Bauchi- 2
Ekiti- 1
Benue- 1

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