The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday night said four new cases of the novel Coronavirus have been confirmed in the country.
According to the health agency, three of the additional cases are in Lagos State while one was discovered at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Two of the cases, the agency said in a statement, are returning travellers.
The agency said, ”As of 11:00 pm on the 23rd of March, there are 40 confirmed cases of COVID19 in Nigeria”.
”Two out of the number confirmed have been discharged while one death has been recorded”.