NCDC records 239 new coronavirus cases, total infections now 4151
Nigeria Centre for- The Disease Control has confirmed 239 new COVID-19 cases in Nigeria - The NCDC confirmed the new infections in a tweet on Saturday night, May 9 - The new infections cut across 15 states of the federation Nigeria has confirmed 239 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of infections in the country to 4,151 cases. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet on Saturday night, May 9, confirmed the new cases. According to the agency, 97 of the cases were in Lagos, 44 in Bauchi, 29 in Kano and 19 in Katsina. Borno states had 17 cases the Abuja had seven cases, Kwara had six, Oyo had five, while Kaduna, Sokoto and Adamawa states had three cases each. Breakdown of Covid-19 cases per 35 states/FCT as total figure hits 3912 Kebbi, Ogun, and Plateau states each had two cases, while Ekiti had one new case. NCDC @NCDCgov 239 new cases of #COVID19; 97-Lagos 44-Bauchi 29-Kano 19-Katsina 17-Borno 7-FCT 6-Kwara 5-Oyo 3-Kaduna 3-Sokoto 2-Adamawa 2-Kebbi 2-Plateau 2-Ogun 1-Ekiti 4151 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged: 745 Deaths: 128ALT