The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 176 new confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria, bringing the total confirmed cases to 5621, OYOGist.com reports.
The new confirmed cases, which were reported by 11: 45 PM on Saturday, 16th of May show that Lagos had 95 new cases whereas the rest were recorded in 13 other states. They are 31-Oyo 11-FCT 8-Niger 8-Borno 6-Jigawa 4-Kaduna 3-Anambra 2-Edo 2-Rivers 2-Nasarawa 2-Bauchi 1-Benue and 1 in Zamfara.
The new report brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths as of 16th of May to 176 and the discharged cases to 1472.
See the number of confirmed cases in each state below: