The Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC has again confirmed an increase in the number of Coronavirus, COVID-19 cases in Nigeria.
In its latest update, the NCDC said that 16 new cases of the deadly COVID-19 have been reported.
According to the center, 10 of the cases were confirmed in Lagos, 2 in the FCT, 2 in Oyo 1 in Delta and 1 in Katsina. The latest increase brings the total number of confirmed cases so far to 254.
As at 09:30 pm 7th April, there were 254 confirmed cases of #COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. Forty-four have been discharged with six deaths” the center said in its official Twitter page.
A breakdown of the cases shows that Lagos now has 130, FCT-50, Osun-20, Oyo- 11, Akwa Ibom- 5, Ogun- 4, Edo- 11, Kaduna- 5, Bauchi- 6, Enugu- 2, Ekiti- 2, Rivers- 2, Benue- 1, Ondo- 1, Kwara-2, Delta- 1, Katsina- 1.