The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has Confirmed six new cases of coronavirus, which put the total in the country to 238.
The disease control body Control announced this via its Twitter handle.
The NCDC disclosed that out of the six cases, two were recorded in Kwara State , two in Edo , one in Rivers and one in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The numbers of infections in Edo rose to ll and Rivers now has two cases.
NCDC also said that 35 patients have now been discharged in the country.
It tweeted , “Six new cases of #COVID 19 have been reported in Nigeria : two in Kwara , two in Edo , one in Rivers and one in the FCT“As of 09 : 30 pm on the 6 th of April , there are 238 confirmed cases of #COVID – 19 reported in Nigeria . Thirty -five have been discharged with five deaths.
“For a breakdown of cases by state , Lagos has 120 , FCT – 48 , Osun- 20 , Oyo – nine , Edo – 11 , Bauchi- six , Akwa Ibom – five , Kaduna – five , Ogun – four, Enugu- two, Ekiti – two, Rivers – two,Benue – one, Ondo – one and Kwara – two.” it tweeted.