On Thursday evening, April 16, the Nigerian Government confirmed new cases of the coronavirus disease and potentially more cases to crop up. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced thirty-five (35) fresh coronavirus disease cases. There has been an official count of 442 confirmed cases, 152 discharged cases and 13 reported dead. The information on the corona disease cases was reported by NCDC at about 10:20 PM.
The new coronavirus cases were from 4 states, nineteen (19) tested positive in Lagos, nine (9) in FTC Abuja, five (5) in Kano and one (1) in Oyo State.
Thirty-five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows:
19 in Lagos
9 in FCT
5 in Kano
2 in Oyo
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 16, 2020
CASE SUMMARY IN NIGERIA AS AT APRIL 16TH 2020
Global Coronavirus Report as at 23:59 GMT 15 April 2020