The first #COVID19 death in Nigeria has been recorded.

According to the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control, the case was a 67-year-old-male who returned home following medical treatment in UK .He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma & diabetes & was undergoing chemotherapy

It was earlier reported that five new cases have been confirmed in Nigeria. See the breakdown below.

About an hour after confirming the five new cases, the NCDC made it known that the confirmed cases have risen to 36.