The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 117 new positive cases of coronavirus in the country.
NCDC disclosed this in a tweet on Tuesday evening, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 782.
The tweet reads, “117 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
59 in Lagos
29 in FCT
14 in Kano
6 in Borno
4 in Katsina
3 in Ogun
1 in Rivers
1 in Bauchi
“As at 11:25 pm 21st April, there are 782 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
“The breakdown of cases by states:
“Five cases previously reported in Lagos State have been transferred to Ogun State.
“Therefore, Lagos has reported 430 confirmed cases while Ogun has reported 20 confirmed cases.”