Five new cases of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recorded in Nigeria on Friday March 27th, Afriupdate reports.
This latest development was announced by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday night as seen below:
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 3 in FCT & 2 in Oyo State
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) March 27, 2020
This online news medium had reported that President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved that all National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps worldwide be used as isolation Centres.
Buhari also approved that four stadiums in the country be used as isolation centres in order to fight against the spread of the virus in the country.
The four stadiums located at Surulere, Ibadan, Abuja and Kaduna will henceforth be used as isolation centres.
Meanwhile, Nigeria has recorded 70 cases and one death case of Coronavirus pandemic, as the government takes all measures to curb further spread of the deadly virus.