Breaking: Nigeria Records 13 New Cases of COVID-19


Martins Ifijeh

Nigeria has recorded 13 new cases of COVID-19, bringing to 318 the total number of confirmed cases in the country.

Announcing this Saturday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Lagos recorded 11 new cases, while Kano and Delta states recorded one each.

NCDC said: “As at 9:30 pm on April 11, there are 318 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 70 persons have been discharged while 10 have died.”

Breakdown of the figures show that Lagos has 174 cases, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) 56, Osun 20, Edo 12, Oyo 11, Ogun seven, Bauchi and Kaduna have six each, Akwa Ibom five, Katsina four, Delta three, Enugu, Ekiti, Rivers, Kwara and Ondo have two each, while Benue, Niger, Anambra and Kano have one each