The rate at which the number of positive cases of COVID-19 is increasing in Nigeria is so alarming. With several measures put in place by the Nigerian Government at all levels, the numbers keep going up. Coronavirus is as real.
On Saturday, May 16th 2020, NCDC released the update of the coronavirus cases in Nigeria with a new number of 176 new cases as Lagos tops the table with 95 new cases being the pandemic centre in Nigeria.
Oyo trail behind Lagos with 39 fresh cases as FCT follows suit with 11, Niger and Borno have 8each, Jigawa clinch 6while Kadana held on to four. Anambra added 3 more cases to its name as Edo, Rivers, Nasarawa and Bauchi picked two across the board leaving Benue and Zamfara with one each.
The total number of confirmed cases as at the time of filling in this report is 5621 with 1472 recovery cases.