Nigeria Records 8 New Cases of COVID-19, Spread to Benue


By Martins Ifijeh

Nigeria has recorded eight new cases of COVID-19, bringing total number in the country to 89.

Announcing this Saturday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said of the eight cases, seven were reported in Lagos, while one was confirmed in Benue State.

Of the total 89 cases, Lagos currently has 59, Federal Capital Territory 14, Ogun and Oyo three each, Enugu, Edo, and Bauchi has two each, while Rivers, Osun, Benue and Ekiti has one each.

NCDC said: “Three has been discharged, one dead, while 85 are currently being managed”