Nigeria has recorded 245 new cases of the coronavirus.
This latest figure was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet on Friday night.
Out of these numbers, Lagos had a 131. Followed by Jigawa with 16 cases and Ogun states with 13 while Borno had 12.
245 new cases of #COVID19;
7261 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Deaths: 221 pic.twitter.com/ITAGBMdXtB
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 22, 2020
Total positive cases now stand at 7261. Out of which 2007 persons have been discharged while the country has recorded 221 positives cases.