COVID-19 in Nigeria: One dies, 2 discharged, 33 active, total cases 36


Statistics from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) show that Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases have maintained an upward climb, with a current total of 36 confirmed cases.

As of 10.35 am Monday, March 23rd, the country had recorded one death, believed to be that of Mr Suleiman Achimugu, a former managing director of the PPMC who died in Abuja early this morning.

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The country currently has a total of 33 active cases who are in various hospitals in Abuja, Lagos, Oyo and other states.

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At the same time, two of the cases have been discharged, one of them being the Italian man – the first to bring the COVID-19 into Nigeria.

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