The Adamawa State Government has confirmed the first case of COVID-19 pandemic in the state.
Governor of the state, Ahmadu Fintinri announced this on Wednesday.
According to the governor, the victim is a returnee from Kano State.
Kano had last week recorded its first death from the virus with more infections discovered.
According to the State Ministry of Health, a total of 21 cases have been confirmed.
It stated that the total number of infections was 21 as of last week Wednesday following the confirmation of 12 new cases.
The ministry tweeted moments after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said the number of COVID-19 cases had surpassed 400.