Nigeria, on Monday, 4th of May, 2020, recorded two hundred and forty-five (245) new cases of COVID-19.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, 76 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, 37 in Katsina, 32 in Jigawa, 23 in Kano, 19 in FCT, 18 in Borno, 10 in Edo, 9 in Bauchi, 6 in Adamawa, 5 in Oyo, 5 in Ogun and 1 each in Ekiti, Osun, Benue, Niger and Zamfara.
With the new infection, Nigeria now has 2802 confirmed cases of the virus, 417 has been discharged while 93 deaths has been recorded.
245 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 4, 2020
Below is a breakdown of the cases according to states;