Nigeria records 108 new cases of Coronavirus

By Kazeem Ugbodaga

Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases are almost 1,000 with 108 new infections confirmed by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Thursday.

The total number of Coronavirus infections in Nigeria is now 981.

Out of new 108 cases, Lagos recorded a huge 78, with the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, next with 14.

Ogun recorded five cases, Gombe, four; Borno, three; Akwa Ibom, two; Kwara, one and Plateau, one.

“108 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 78 in Lagos, 14 in FCT, 5 in Ogun, 4 in Gombe, 3 Borno, 2 in Akwa Ibom, 1 in Kwara and 1 in Plateau.

“As at 11:30 pm, 23rd April, there are 981 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 197; Deaths: 31,” NCDC said on its twitter handle.

Plateau State has become the 26th State to have Coronavirus infection, with one case.

How States Stand

Lagos-582
FCT-133
Kano-73
Ogun-29
Katsina-21
Osun-20
Oyo-17
Edo-17
Borno-12
Kwara-11
Akwa Ibom-11
Kaduna-9
Gombe-9
Bauchi-8
Delta-6
Ekiti-4
Ondo-3
Rivers-3
Jigawa-2
Enugu-2
Niger-2
Abia-2
Benue-1
Anambra-1
Sokoto-1
Adamawa-1
Plateau-1