The number of confirmed cases of the deadly coronavirus in Nigeria has moved to 7,526 as 265 new patients were recorded 265 on Saturday night.
In a tweet via its official handle, the NCDC reported that 133 of the new cases were found in Lagos, 34 in Oyo, 28 in Edo, 22 in the FCT, six in Plateau, five in Kaduna, three each in Borno and Niger, and two each in Kwara, Bauchi, Anambra, and Enugu.
The number of deaths remained unchanged at 221 from Friday but the figures for successfully treated patients increased to 2,174.
265 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 23, 2020