The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that Nigeria has recorded 60 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.
In a tweet, NCDC revealed that Nigeria now has a total of 164,207 confirmed cases, 154,325 discharged and 2,061 recorded deaths.
The States which recorded the 60 new cases include Lagos-22, River-15, Bayelsa-7, Kaduna-5, Ogun-4, Akwa Ibom-3, Osun-2, Kano-1, and Ebonyi State-1.
Most people who are infected with #COVID19 may not show symptoms but can spread the disease to other people.
— Federal Ministry of Health, NIGERIA (@Fmohnigeria) April 14, 2021
The Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria has therefore urged Nigerians to adhere to the social distancing protocols to reduce the number of cases being recorded.
“Maintaining a social distancing while entering or leaving places of worship will help to limit the spread of #COVID19 prevention. #TakeResponsibility &#StaySafe”.
Maintaining social distancing while entering or leaving places of worship will help to limit the spread of #COVID19.
— Federal Ministry of Health, NIGERIA (@Fmohnigeria) April 18, 2021
BY Prince Fiifi Yorke