*Total confirm cases jump to 238
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has on Monday evening confirmed six new cases of coronavirus as total in the country hits 238.
NCDC on its official twitter handle stated that, “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 at 09:30 pm 6th April, there are 238 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Thirty-five have been discharged with five deaths.
“For a breakdown of cases by states, Lagos- 120; FCT- 48; Osun- 20; Oyo- 9; Edo- 11; Bauchi- 6; Akwa Ibom- 5; Kaduna- 5; Ogun- 4; Enugu- 2; Ekiti- 2; Rivers-2; Benue- 1; Ondo- 1; Kwara- 2.”
The two new cases records in kwara state was first of its kind since the outbreak in Nigeria.