COVID-19 pandemic continues to gain infection traction in the North East states
of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe, since the first index case was reported on the 18th
of April 2020 in Borno State.
With over 7.5 million people in need of humanitarian assistance due to the ongoing humanitarian crisis in the region, the COVID-19 pandemic presents a more difficult challenge to an already complex humanitarian situation.
As at 31stMay 2020, a total of 361 confirmed cases have been recorded including 37 deaths and 113 active cases in the three states.
Source: World Health Organization