NCDC Confirms Eight New Cases Of COVID-19, Toll Rises To 232

Nigeria has confirmed eight new cases of COVID-19. This was announced by NCDC via its official Twitter handle.

The tweet read:

“Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 5 in Lagos, 2 in the FCT and 1 in Kaduna State

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.”

As at 09:30 pm 5th April, there are 232 confirmed cases 33 discharged with 5 deaths.

For a breakdown of cases by state see below:

Lagos- 120

FCT- 47

Osun- 20

Oyo- 9

Edo- 9

Bauchi- 6

Akwa Ibom- 5

Kaduna- 5

Ogun- 4

Enugu- 2

Ekiti- 2

Rivers-1

Benue- 1

Ondo- 1