Nigeria: COVID-19 - When a Governor Believes It's a Hoax and Ordinary – AuthenticAfrican

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[Africa In Fact] As of 25 May this year, a total of 8,068 cases of COVID-19 were recorded in 34 of Nigeria's 36 states, as well as in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Only two states had no officially recorded cases at the time: Kogi State in the country's middle belt region and Cross River State in the south. But this may be because the governors of both states have refused to allow testing for the virus.