The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed the new figures in a tweet on Wednesday, in its latest update on the disease.

The agency giving the breakdown of the cases reported nine in Osun State, two in Edo State and one in Ekiti State.

“Twelve new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Osun, 2 in Edo and 1 in Ekiti State.

“As at 12:30 pm 1st April, there are 151 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Nine have been discharged with two deaths”.