COVID-19: 12 new cases surface in Nigeria

Nnenna Okoronkwo, Abuja


Nigeria has confirmed 12 new cases of the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

The new cases are in Osun, Edo and Ekiti States.

According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, nine of the confirmed 12 are in Osun, two in Edo and one in Ekiti State.

This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 151, with nine discharged and two deaths.