The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced eight new cases of COVID-19.
It said five of the cases are in Lagos, two in the FCT and one in Kaduna State.
In a tweet on its verified Twitter handle on Sunday evening, NCDC said: “As at 09:30 pm 5th April there are 232 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Thirty-three have been discharged with five deaths.”
Of the eight cases, Lagos recorded five new infections, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has two, while a new case was confirmed in Kaduna.
On the other hand, the number of people who have recovered from the disease in Nigeria has increased to 33 while five deaths have been recorded.
More to follow…
Case summary of COVID-19 in Nigeria as of April 5, 2020.
|Total Confirmed cases||232|