The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 288 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday night, the total number of infections in the country is 5445.
Making the disclosure via its verified Twitter handle, the Agency said the country on Friday, recorded 288 new cases of COVID-19, 171 fatalities, 1320 recoveries, and a total number of infections as 5,445.
According to NCDC, it was reported that on the 14th of May, four cases reported from Plateau & one case from Akwa Ibom, were repeat cases, therefore Plateau has a total of 21 cases and Akwa Ibom has a total of 16 cases.
Division of the new cases to states is as follows:
179-Lagos, 20-Kaduna, 15-Katsina, 15-Jigawa, 13-Borno, 11-Ogun, 8-Kano, 7-FCT, 4-Niger 4-Ekiti, 3-Oyo, 3-Delta, 3-Bauchi, 2-Kwara, 1-Edo.