The number of confirmed cases of the deadly coronavirus disease in Nigeria has now moved to 5, 621 as a total number of patients recorded on Saturday stand at 176.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this late Saturday.
Of the new cases, 95 are confirmed to be in Lagos, 31 in Oyo, while 11 are in the FCT, Abuja.
Also, eight each are in Niger and Borno states, six in Jigawa, four in Kaduna, three in Anambra, two each in Edo, Rivers, Nasarawa and Bauchi and one each in Benue and Zamfara.
176 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 16, 2020