Apr 7, 2020
A resident undergoes free coronavirus test at the Mainland Hospital in Yaba, Lagos. Nigeria has recorded ten new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease, driving the number of cases up to 224.
As at 11:15am of the 5th of April there are 224 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria says Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) via a tweet.
The ten new cases are : Six in Lagos, two in FCT and two in Edo. At the moment, 27 persons have been discharged while four deaths has been recorded.
Ten new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 6 in Lagos, 2 in FCT and 2 in Edo. As at 11:15 am 5th April there are 224 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
Here is the break down of confirmed cases according to states: Lagos- 115 FCT- 45 Osun- 20 Oyo- 9 Akwa Ibom- 5 Ogun- 4 Edo- 9 Kaduna- 4 Bauchi- 6 Enugu- 2 Ekiti- 2 Rivers-1 Benue- 1 Ondo- 1