Nigeria has recorded 553 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 9,855.
This was announced on Saturday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), via their verified twitter handle.
The new cases were reported in 14 states of the federation and the FCT.
The breakdown of the new cases: Lagos-378, FCT-52, Delta-23, Edo-22, Rivers-14, Ogun-13 and Kaduna-12. Others are Kano-9, Borno-7, Katsina-6, Jigawa-5, Oyo-5, Yobe-3, Plateau-3 and Osun-1
The country has now confirmed 9, 855 cases since the index case was reported in February. 2,856 cases have been treated and discharged while 273 deaths was recorded.
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