The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 that the two cases were discovered in Lagos and Ogun.

“One case is a returning traveler. The second case is contact of a previously confirmed case”, the agency said.

Nigeria’s 42 cases have been recorded in six states – Lagos (29), FCT (7), Ogun (3), Ekiti (1), Oyo (1) and Edo (1).