Lagos State has recorded five new deaths from the novel coronavirus.
This was disclosed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control via its Situation Report 88 published on Wednesday.
The report also states that within the last 24 hours, seven other states recorded 11 COVID-19 deaths.
The report reads in part “276 confirmed cases were reported in the last 24 hours in 15 states – Lagos (161), Rivers (36), Edo(27), Kaduna (19), Nasarawa (10), Oyo (six), Kano (four), Delta (three), Ebonyi (three), Gombe (two), Abia (one), Bauchi (one), Borno (one), Ogun (one) and Ondo (one).”
Currently, Nigeria has 5, 710 active cases, with the South-Western state being the epicenter having 3, 051 confirmed cases.Photo Credit: Twitter