The Federal Ministry of Health on Saturday announced ten new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
Three persons tested positive to the virus in Abuja while seven tested positive in Lagos. This brings the total number of persons with the virus in Nigeria to 22.
Nine of the new cases have travel history outside Nigeria in the last one week. The tenth case is a close contact of of one of the confirmed cases.
The statement from the Minister of Health announcing the 10 new cases thus read below: