The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has just announced 117 new cases of coronavirus and increase in deaths from 25 to 28 deaths.
With the 91 new cases, Nigeria now has a total of 873 cases, 197 recoveries, and 28 deaths.
Making the disclosure via its Twitter handle, the NCDC said: “As at 11:25 pm 22nd April 2020, there are 873 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria”.
They also noted that the 91 new cases are from different states in Nigeria, 74 in Lagos, 5 in Katsina, 4 in Ogun, 2 in Delta, 2 in Edo, 1 in Kwara, 1 in Oyo, 1 in FCT and 1 in Adamawa.
The breakdown cases by states currently are as follows: Lagos-504, FCT-119, Kano-73, Ogun-24, Katsina-21, Osun-20, Oyo-17, Edo-17, Kwara-10, Kaduna-9, Akwa Ibom-9, Borno-9, Bauchi-8, Delta-6, Gombe-5, Ekiti-4, Ondo-3, Rivers-3, Jigawa-2, Enugu-2, Niger-2, Abia-2, Benue-1, Anambra-1, Sokoto-1, Adamawa-1.