Medicine

COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 184 new cases

Nigeria has confirmed 184 new cases of the novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19.

Confirming the cases on its official Twitter handle, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC stated that 51 of the cases are in Lagos, 23 in Jigawa, 16 in Bauchi, 16 in Katsina, 14 in Kano, 10 in FCT, 10 in Rivers, 9 in Kwara, 5 in Delta, 5 in Kaduna, 4 in Sokoto, 4 in Oyo, 3 in Kebbi, 3 in Nasarawa, 3 in Osun, 2 in Ondo, 1 in Ebonyi, 1 in Edo, 1 in Enugu, 1 in Anambra, 1 in Plateau, and 1 in Niger.

With the latest addition, the number of confirmed cases has hit 4971 in the country with 1070 discharged and 168 deaths.

Source: Voice of Nigeria