The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria have now jumped to 8344, as 276 patients have been confirmed on Tuesday night.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC made this known on its verified Twitter page.
According to NCDC information, COVID-19 cases across the country stand at 8344 while 2385 have been successfully managed and discharged, while 249 persons have died from the virus.
Here is the breakdown of the cases recorded across the country:
276 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 26, 2020