The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed twenty-two new cases of the COVID-19 virus in Nigeria as toll rises to 276.
The NCDC via their twitter handle made this known on yesterday at 9:00pm Wednesday evening.
The twenty-two cases were confirmed in four State: 15 in Lagos, 4 in the Federal Capital Territory, 2 in Bauchi and 1 in Edo State.
“Twenty-two new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, 4 in the FCT, 2 in Bauchi, 1 in Edo”.
“As at 09:00pm 8th April there are 276 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths”.
Below are breakdown of all confirmed cases in the Country.
As at 09:00 pm 8th April, there are
276 confirmed cases
Akwa Ibom- 5
Twenty-two new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, 4 in the FCT, 2 in Bauchi, 1 in Edo
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 8, 2020