The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has tested negative to Coronavirus.
A tweet by the apex bank twitter handle on Thursday said, “he COVID-19 test conducted on the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has today returned a NEGATIVE result.”
Nigeria’s tally of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections, on Thursday evening, increased to 184 as 10 new cases were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
According to the new data released by NCDC, seven of the cases were reported in Lagos and three in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The total number of states which have reported at least a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Nigeria is still 12 and the FCT.
NCDC said as of 08:00 p.m. on April 2, there are 184 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
A total of 20 people have been discharged after recovering from the virus while two have died.