SWITZERLAND, MARCH 19 – The Lagos State Government confirmed four new cases of the coronavirus disease(Covid 19) on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases in Nigeria to 12.
Amongst measures taken to curb the spread of the virus, the state government had earlier closed all public and private schools in the state.
” As part of the preventive measures against the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Lagos State Government is closing down all public and private schools from Monday, 23rd March 2020,” the LASG tweeted on Wednesday.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, confirmed the four new cases of the COVID-19 in Lagos at a news briefing on Thursday.
This brings the total number of cases confirmed in the country to 12.