By Binebai Princewill
In what appears to be a fearful development in Nigeria, the country’s confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 665.
The 665 confirmed cases was arrived at yesterday after the release of 38 new cases by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control that made the disclosure through their verified Twitter handle.
It would be recalled that 188 coronavirus patients recovered and discharged across the country as Nigeria has also recorded 22 deaths as at the time of filling this report.
Read the statement below in full from the NCDC.
Thirty-eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
23 in Kano
5 in Gombe
3 in Kaduna
2 in Borno
2 in Abia
1 in FCT
1 in Sokoto
1 in Ekiti
As at 11:10 pm 20th April there are 665 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.