The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday confirmed 10 new cases of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).
The NCDC made this known in a post on Twitter on Sunday.
Of the 10 new cases, six cases were confirmed in Lagos, two cases confirmed in the FCT, two in Edo.
“As at 11:15 am 5th April there are 224 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
“Twenty-seven have been discharged with five deaths,” NCDC wrote.
Ten new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 6 in Lagos, 2 in FCT and 2 in Edo.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 5, 2020