The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) last night announced eight new cases of COVID-19.
It said five of the cases were in Lagos, two in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and one in Kaduna State.
It tweeted: “Eight new cases of #COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria: Five in Lagos, two in the FCT and one in Kaduna State
“As of 09:30 pm on the 5th of April, there are 232 confirmed cases of #COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 33 have been discharged with five deaths.
“For a breakdown of cases by state, Lagos has 120, FCT- 47, Osun- 20, Oyo- nine, Edo- nine, Bauchi- six, Akwa Ibom- five, Kaduna- five, Ogun – four, Enugu – two, Ekiti – two, Rivers – one, Benue – one and Ondo- one.”