Nigerian has recorded forty nine new cases of coronavirus having Lagos at the top.
This was reported by National Centre for Disease Control as of Saturday evening, April 18th.
In a new update on their Twitter page, the NCDC reports that there’s seventeen new cases in Lagos, Oyo, Kano, and FCT, Ekiti and Ogun.
Their tweet reads,
Forty-nine new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
23 in Lagos
12 in FCT
10 in Kano
2 in Ogun
1 in Oyo
1 in Ekiti
As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
For a breakdown of cases by states-
As at 10:40 pm 18th April, number of states with confirmed cases of #COVID19: 19 + FCT
Akwa Ibom- 6