The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced early on Wednesday, March 25, that Osun has recorded its first case.
The number of cases in Lagos have also now risen to 30, the highest in the country.
“Both cases are returning travellers to Nigeria in the last 7 days,” the agency said.
Coronavirus cases have now been detected in eight states in the country – Lagos (30), the Federal Capital Territory (8 ), Ogun (3), Ekiti (1), Oyo (1), Edo (1), Bauchi (1), and Osun (1).
For a breakdown of cases by states in real time, please see https://t.co/zQrpNeOfet
Total: 46 confirmed cases#COVID19Nigeria
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 25, 2020