Nigeria has recorded seventeen (17) new cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID -19) in the country, bringing the total number of those infected with the virus to 305.
The Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet on Friday confirmed the 17 new cases.
According to the tweet, 8 of the new cases are in Lagos, 3 in Katsina, 2 in FCT, 1 in Niger, 1 in Kaduna, 1 in Anambra, and 1 in Ondo.
“Seventeen new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows: 8 in Lagos, 3 in Katsina, 2 in FCT, 1 in Niger, 1 in Kaduna, 1 in Anambra, and 1 in Ondo.
“As at 09:30 pm 10th April there are 305 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 58 have been discharged with 7 deaths,” the tweet reads.