Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 117 new cases of the novel coronavirus, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
In a tweet, the NCDC said 59 cases were recorded in Lagos and 14 in Kano.
The country’s total infections has now risen to 782
While deaths have risen to 25, at least 197 cases have recovered from the disease.
Nigeria has recorded 117 new cases of Coronavirus, the biggest by the nation in a single day, with the total figures now put at 782.
Lagos receives a staggering 59 new coronavirus infections of the 117 national figures.
In the new infection figures released by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday, Abuja has 29 new infections, Kano, 14 new cases; Borno, six; Katisna, four; Ogun, three; Rivers, one and Bauchi, one.
“117 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 59 in Lagos, 29 in FCT, 4 in Kano, 6 in Borno, 4 in Katsina, 3 in Ogun, 1 in Rivers and 1 in Bauchi.
“As at 11:25 pm, 21st April there are 782 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 197; Deaths: 25,” NCDC said.
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