By Ralph Chris-Izokpu
Nigeria has recorded 22 new cases of coronavirus covid 19 pandemic in the country.
This is even as the total number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has now risen to 276. Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths.
According to Tweet from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), “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.
The tweet read, “there are 276 confirmed cases, 44 discharged and 6 deaths.
For a breakdown of cases by state- Lagos- 145, FCT- 54, Osun- 20, Oyo- 11, Edo- 12, Bauchi- 8, Akwa Ibom- 5, Kaduna- 5, Ogun- 4, Enugu- 2, Ekiti- 2, Rivers-2, Benue- 1, Ondo- 1, Kwara- 2, Delta- 1, Katsina-1