The Federal Government of Nigeria has confirmed 5 new cases of Coronavirus in the country according to the Ministry of Health.
Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire during a press briefing on Wednesday in Abuja, the nation’s capital confirmed the report.
Osagie Ehanire stated that three of the victims came from the United States of America including a mother and child while two others also from the UK, who came via the nation’s land border.
According to reports, four cases are in Lagos and while one is from Ekiti which make it a total of 8 cases.
A patient was diagnosed and tested negative in Enugu state last week, and reportedly died yesterday despite the negative result.