The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has stated that fifty-one new cases of coronavirus have been recorded in Nigeria. The NCDC disclosed this on its verified twitter handle on Friday night.
It said 32 of the new cases are in Lagos, six in Kano, five in Kwara, two in Oyo, FCT and Katsina while Ogun and Ekiti have one each. The total confirmed cases in Nigeria are 493 with 17 deaths.
NCDC on its Twitter handle tweeted as follows:
“Fifty-one new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
32 in Lagos
6 in Kano
5 in Kwara
2 in FCT
2 in Oyo
2 in Katsina
1 in Ogun
1 in Ekiti