38 Fresh COVID-19 cases reported in Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 38 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 665.
For the first time in a long while, Lagos State, which is the epicentre of COVID-19 did not record a new case.
According to NCDC, 23 of the new cases were recorded in Kano, 5 in Gombe, 3 in Kaduna, 2 in Borno, 2 in Abia, 1 each in FCT, Sokoto and Ekiti.
There are 665 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria at the moment with 22 deaths. 168 patients have been discharged after they were treated.
A total of 26 states including the FCT have recorded cases of COVID. “As at 11:10pm 20th April, breakdown of cases by states: Lagos- 376, FCT-89, Kano-59, Osun-20, Oyo-16, Edo-15, Ogun-12, Kwara-9, Katsina-12, Bauchi-7, Kaduna-9, Akwa Ibom-9, Delta-4, Ekiti-4, Ondo-3, Enugu-2, Rivers-2, Niger-2, Benue-1, Anambra-1, Borno-3, Jigawa-2, Abia-2, Gombe-5, Sokoto-1.