By Chukwuka Chioma Joan

Good Morning World!

Heres an update from NCDC uploaded as at 8.00pm. 1st April, 2020.

@NCDCgov writes….

“Twenty-three new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos, 7 in the FCT, 5 in Akwa Ibom, 1 in Kaduna and 1 in Bauchi State As at 08:00 pm 1st April there are 174 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Nine have been discharged with two deaths”

We can see that the number of cases keeps increasing everyday.

As at 08:00 pm 1st April, there are;
174 confirmed cases
9 discharged
2 deaths

For a breakdown of cases by states,
Are currently;

Lagos- 91
FCT- 35
Osun- 14
Oyo- 8
Ogun- 4
Edo- 4
Kaduna- 4
Bauchi- 3
Enugu- 2
Ekiti- 2
Benue- 1
Akwa Ibom- 5

Please always remember to stay safe. The country is counting on you to stop the spread of this Virus by following the rules set at this period.

Remember the most common signs of the virus which are; fever, cough, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, and even death. The period within which the symptoms would appear is 2-14 days.

In case you notice those symptoms, place a call across to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) … Toll Free Number: 0800 9700 0010; Whatsapp: +234 708 711 0839; SMS Number: +234 809 955 5577; Call: +234 703 670 8970.

Remember, everyone is counting on you!

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