Covid-19 Update: 245 New Cases Recorded, Total Now 7,261

Nigeria has recorded 245 new cases of coronavirus , bringing the total number of infections in the country to 7 , 261.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control made this known on Friday.
It added that 10 more patients died of coronavirus – related complications in the country.

NCDC said , “ On the 22 nd of May 2020 , 245 new confirmed cases and 10 deaths were recorded in Nigeria .

“ No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours .

“ Till date , 7 , 261 cases have been confirmed , 2 , 007 cases have been discharged and 221 deaths have been recorded in 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“ The 245 new cases are reported from 22 states – Lagos ( 131 ), Jigawa (16 ) , Ogun ( 13 ) , Borno ( 12 ) , Kaduna (9 ) , Oyo ( 9 ), Rivers (9 ) , Ebonyi (9 ) , Kano ( 8 ), Kwara ( 7 ), Katsina (5 ) , Akwa Ibom ( 3 ), Sokoto ( 3 ), Bauchi ( 2 ), Yobe (2 ) , Anambra (1 ) , Gombe ( 1 ) , Niger (1 ) , Ondo ( 1 ), Plateau ( 1 ), FCT(1 ) , Bayelsa( 1 ). ”

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