Nigeria records 245 new COVID-19 cases — 131 in Lagos, total now 7261

On Friday, May 22, Nigeria recorded three hundred and thirty-nine (245) new cases of the COVID-19.

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on Friday. Of the 245 new cases, 131 are in Lagos, 16-Jigawa
13 in Ogun, 12 in Borno, 9 in Kaduna, 9 in Oyo, 9 in Rivers, 9 in Ebonyi, 8 in Kano, 7 in Kwara, 5 in Katsina, 3 in Akwa Ibom, 3 in Sokoto, 2 in Bauchi, 2 in Yobe, 1 in Anambra, 1 in Gombe, 1 in Niger, 1 in Ondo, 1 in Plateau, 1 in FCT and 1 in Bayelsa State.

As of 11:40 pm on 22th May, there are 7261 COVID-19 confirmed cases reported in Nigeria.

Two thousand and seven (2007) patients have been discharged with two hundred and twenty-one (221) deaths across the country.

Farouk Mohammed

Farouk Mohammed is a Head Editor at Okay Nigeria (Okay.ng). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on Okay.ng
Back to top button