The number of confirmed cases of the deadly coronavirus in Nigeria have increased to 35 with the new five cases announced today.
The new cases are in three cities in the country, namely Abuja, Lagos and Edo.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and Lagos state have two each, while Edo state, has one.
The report stated further that two of the cases are travellers who came in to Nigeria from the United Kingdom.
The Italian man who brought coronavirus to the country has been discharged after he fully recovered from the virus.