Nigeria Records Five New Cases of COVID-19, Total Now 214


Martins Ifijeh

Nigeria has recorded five new cases of COVID-19, bringing to 214 the total number of confirmed cases in the country.

Announcing this Saturday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said of the five cases, three were from Bauchi while two were from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.

It said: “As at 10:10pm on April 4, there are 214 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. Twenty-five have been discharged with four deaths.”

A breakdown of the figures show that Lagos has 109 cases, FCT 43, Osun 20, Oyo nine, Edo seven, Bauchi six, Akwa Ibom five, Ogun and Kaduna have four each, Enugu and Ekiti have two each, while Rivers, Benue and Ondo have one case each.