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BREAKING: Nigeria Confirms 20 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Infections Now 343

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Nigeria has recorded twenty new coronavirus cases in Lagos, Edo, Kano, Ogun and Ondo state

This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 343.

Of the twenty new cases, the NCDC said thirteen each were recorded in Lagos, two in Edo, two in Kano, two in Ogun while one was reported in Ondo.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced this on Sunday via its Twitter handle.

It said, “Twenty new cases of COVID-19 have been reported as follows: thirteen each were recorded in Lagos, two in Edo, two in Kano, two in Ogun while one was reported in Ondo.

“As of 09:50 pm on the 13th of April, there are 343 confirmed cases of #COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 91 have been discharged with 10 deaths.

“There are 19 states with confirmed cases in Nigeria.

“Currently, Lagos has 189 cases, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja – 56, Osun – 20, Edo – 12, Oyo – 11, Ogun – nine, Bauchi – six, Kaduna – six, Akwa Ibom – five, Katsina – five, Delta – three, Enugu – two, Ekiti – two, Rivers – two, Kwara – four, Ondo – three, Benue – one, Niger – one, Anambra – one and Kano – three.”

This is coming few hours after President Muhammadu Buhari , has extended the lockdown order for another 14-days in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in Nigeria.

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  • Confirmed: 10,819
  • Deaths: 314
  • Recovered: 3,240

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Coronavirus Live Tracker

Nigeria
  • Confirmed: 10,819
  • Deaths: 314
  • Recovered: 3,240
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