The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control NCDC has reported 220 new cases of covid 19 in the country . This was confirmed on the 2nd of May at 11:55pm.
The NCDC has reported that these new cases include:
62-Lagos 52-FCT 31-Kaduna 13-Sokoto 10-Kebbi 9-Yobe 6-Borno 5-Edo 5-Bauchi 4-Gombe 4-Enugu 4-Oyo 3-Zamfara 2-Nasarawa 2-Osun 2-Ebonyi 2-Kwara 2-Kano 2-Plateau.
This brings the total toll in the country to 2388, with 385 discharged patient and a total number of 85 deaths.
Although these new recorded number 9f cases has come as a surprise to Nigerians especially that of Kano state which recorded 2 cases in 24hrs despite the high number of death reports from the state in the past weeks.
Although the Nigerian Ruler Muhammadu Buhari has eased the lockdown in 3 states;Abuja, Lagos and Ogun State , some Nigerians are hopeful that the case will reduce drastically as far as measures are put in place to curb the spread of the virus.
“220 new cases of #COVID19; 62-Lagos 52-FCT 31-Kaduna 13-Sokoto 10-Kebbi 9-Yobe 6-Borno 5-Edo 5-Bauchi 4-Gombe 4-Enugu 4-Oyo 3-Zamfara 2-Nasarawa 2-Osun 2-Ebonyi 2-Kwara 2-Kano 2-Plateau 2388 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged: 385 Deaths: 85” the NCDC tweeted