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COVID-19: Nigeria records 16 new cases, total now 254

Nigeria has recorded sixteen (16) new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) on Tuesday.

According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 10 of the cases are in Lagos, 2 in the FCT, 2 in Oyo, 1 in Delta and 1 in Katsina.

As of 09:30 pm on 7th April, there are 254 COVID-19 confirmed cases reported in Nigeria.

Forty-four (44) have been discharged with six (6) deaths across the country.

Here is a breakdown of recorded cases in 17 states:

  • Lagos- 130
  • FCT- 50
  • Osun- 20
  • Oyo- 11
  • Edo- 11
  • Bauchi- 6
  • Akwa Ibom- 5
  • Kaduna- 5
  • Ogun- 4
  • Enugu- 2
  • Ekiti- 2
  • Rivers-2
  • Benue- 1
  • Ondo- 1
  • Kwara- 2
  • Delta- 1
  • Katsina-1

Muhammad A. Aliyu

Muhammad Ameer Aliyu, is a prolific journalist who joined Okay Nigeria in 2015 with the aim staying committed to bringing more positive growth to the digital news platform. He is the Senior editor at Okay Nigeria.
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