The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), has on Friday, the 8th of May, 2020, recorded 386 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, with 176 in Lagos, OYOGist.com reports.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria now stands at 3912.
According to the NCDC, the COVID-19 cases were recorded in 20 states (including the FCT) within the country with Lagos state taking the lead.
Other states are 65-Kano, 31-Katsina, 20-FCT, 17-Borno, 15-Bauchi, 14-Nasarawa, 13-Ogun, 10-Plateau, 4-Oyo, 4-Sokoto, 4-Rivers, 3-Kaduna, 2-Edo 2-Ebonyi, 2-Ondo, 1-Enugu, 1-Imo, 1-Gombe and 1 in Osun.
As at 11:30 PM on Friday, the 8th of May, 2020, there are 117 COVID-19 related deaths, while 679 cases have recovered and have been discharged.
See the breakdown of the number of cases in each state of Nigeria as at Friday, 8th of May below: