Nigeria has lost four hundred and five persons to Corona-virus in the last two months and infected seventy-five health workers last week.
Presidential Task Force Chairman and Secretary to Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha who stated this said seven cases of the UK variant of Covid-19 have been identified in the country.
The Presidential Task Force however, described Kogi State whose Governor Yahaya Bello denies existence of the virus as a high-risk state.
It also listed twenty-two high burden council areas, some of them in Lagos State and said Nigeria is likely to suspend flights from United Arab Emirates and Netherlands.
It added that fatality rate is thirty-four percent higher.