Nigeria records 238 new cases of COVID-19, total now 2,170

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 238 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country.

This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 2170.

The NCDC made this known via its Twitter handle on Friday. it also said that 92 of the new infections were recorded in Kano.

Adding that the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) recorded 36 cases, Lagos State had 30 cases, Gombe State had 16 cases and Bauchi state recorded ten cases.

The tweet further revealed that Delta State recorded eight cases, Oyo State had six cases, Zamfara and Sokoto States had five cases each, Ondo and Nasarawa State had four cases, Kwara, Edo, Ekiti Borno and Yobe recorded three cases each, Adamawa State had two cases and Niger, Imo, Ebonyi, Rivers and Enugu states recorded one case each.

As it stands, 2170 persons have tested positive to Coronavirus in Nigeria, with 351 patients discharged, and 68 deaths recorded.

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