By Bonita Onyeka, For Agenda Watchdog, May 10, 2020
(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 239 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria, ramping up the total number of infections in the country to 4,151. The agency made the disclosure in a tweet on Saturday, may 9, 2020
The breakdown of the new cases are as follows: 97-Lagos, 44-Bauchi, 29-Kano, 19 -Katsina-17, Borno- 17, Abuja-7, Kwara-6, Oyo-5, Kaduna-3, Sokoto-3, Adamawa-3, Kebbi-2, Ogun-2, Plateau-2 and Ekiti-1.
745 patients have been discharged, having recovered, while 128 deaths have been recorded so far across the country since the outbreak of the pandemic in the country.