The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 2 new cases of the COVID-19 virus at about 1pm on Tuesday.
The 2 new cases confirmed 1 in Lagos and 1 in Ogun State.
It was announced via their twitter handle.
2 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 1 is in Lagos State & 1 in Ogun
One case is a returning traveler. The second case is contact of a previously confirmed case
As at 1pm on March 24, there are 42 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria-2 discharged, 1 death