The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that one hundred and forty-eight (148) new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) was recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.
According to the record published y the NCDC, 43 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, 32 in Kano, 14 in Zamfara, 10 in FCT, 9 in Katsina, 7 in Taraba, 6 in Borno, 6 in Ogun, 5 in Oyo, 3 in Edo, 3 in Kaduna, 3 in Bauchi, 2 in Adamawa, 2 in Gombe, 1 in Plateau, 1 in Sokoto, 1 in Kebbi State.
As of 11:50 pm on 5th May, there are 2950 COVID-19 confirmed cases reported in Nigeria.
Four hundred and eighty-one (481) patients have been discharged with ninety-eight (98) deaths across the country.
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— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 5, 2020