The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) has confirmed two new cases of the coronavirus in Nigeria.
The NCDC made this known via a post on its Twitter handle, @NCDCgov, on Tuesday.
NCDC tweeted: “Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. One is in Lagos State and one in Ogun.
“One case is a returning traveller. The second case is a contact of a previously confirmed case.
“As of 1pm on March 24, there are 42 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria – two discharged, one death.”