COVID-19 cases keeps increasing and Federal Government is worried. As at Sunday morning , the number of cases has hit 19,808 .
Naija News NG reports that the Federal Government is warning that the next three weeks might be disastrous as Nigeria might start counting dead bodies in hundreds.
Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has explained the reason behind the increased number of cases. Mustapha said its because there has been increase in the testing capacity.
Mustapha also revealed that Nigeria is yet to enter into the second wave of the pandemic.
“The figures you see now are a reflection of the testing capacity of the country. We have ramped up testing. From just about two centers, we now have over 30 and so, the results are the figures you see now.
“The outcome of which will be an increase in the number of casualties in the next three weeks, when they’ll start manifesting,” he said.