Covid-19: 8 new cases, 6 discharged, 1 death recorded in Nigeria


Nigeria has recorded 8 new cases, 6 new discharged patients and 1 new death from the Coronavirus disease in the last 12 hours.

This was revealed by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control.

“Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 5 in Lagos, 2 in the FCT and 1 in Kaduna State

As at 09:30 pm 5th April there are 232 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Thirty-three have been discharged with five deaths”, the agency wrote on it’s Twitter account.

That brings the total number of confirmed cases to 232, with 33 discharged and 5 deaths recorded.

As at 09:30 pm 5th April, there are

232 confirmed cases
33 discharged
5 deaths

For a breakdown of cases by state, see below:

Lagos- 120
FCT- 47
Osun- 20
Oyo- 9
Edo- 9
Bauchi- 6
Akwa Ibom- 5
Kaduna- 5
Ogun- 4
Enugu- 2
Ekiti- 2
Benue- 1
Ondo- 1