Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Sunday evening, announced eight new cases in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Lagos and Kaduna State.
The eight new cases bring the total number of infections in the country to 232.
Out of the new cases, five cases were in Lagos State, while FCT had two and Kaduna one.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control revealed this via its official Twitter handle at 09.32pm on Sunday.
It tweeted, “Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: Five in Lagos, two in the FCT and one in Kaduna State
“As of 09:30 pm on the 5th of April, there are 232 confirmed cases of #COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 33 have been discharged with five deaths.
For a breakdown of cases by state, Lagos has 120, FCT- 47, Osun- 20, Oyo- nine, Edo- nine, Bauchi- six, Akwa Ibom- five, Kaduna- five, Ogun – four, Enugu – two, Ekiti – two, Rivers – one, Benue – one and Ondo- one.”