Six new cases of the coronavirus infection have been confirmed in Nigeria by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
This NCDC announced this on its official Twitter handle @NCDCgov by 11:00 am on Friday. The six cases were reportedly confirmed in Osun state.
This brings the total confirmed cases in Nigeria to 190, even as a total of 20 persons have been discharged after recovering from the disease, with 2 deaths recorded.
Six new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Osun State, Nigeria.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 3, 2020
Breakdown: The current breakdown of the cases shows that Lagos has 98, FCT 38, Osun 20, Oyo- 8, Akwa Ibom- 5, Ogun- 4, Edo- 4, Kaduna- 4, Enugu- 2, Bauchi- 3, Ekiti- 2, Rivers-1, and Benue- 1.
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