Nigeria on Friday night, May 1, has recorded another 238 new cases of Covid-19, otherwise known as Coronavirus and ten deaths in Twenty-One (21) states and Abuja, the country capital, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 2170 and 68 deaths.
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), made the announcement on Friday night, on its official Twitter account.
The new cases are spread across Lagos, Kano, Borno, Edo, Sokoto, Rivers, Oyo, Delta, Ondo, Bauchi, Nasarawa, Ekiti, Zamfara, Kwara, Yobe, Adamawa, Niger, Imo, Ebonyi, Enugu and Gombe states as well as Abuja, the country capital.
The centre also said that ten person deaths from Coronavirus-related complications in the country, but the number of fatalities rise to 68.
NCDC said “238 new cases of #COVID19;
2170 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
On the 1st of May 2020, 238 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria. Till date, 2170 cases have been confirmed, 351 cases have been discharged and 68 deaths have been recorded in Nigeria.