The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded 22 new Coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 276.
This was disclosed on their official Twitter handle on Wednesday evening.
According to the NCDC, the new cases recorded are spread across Lagos, Bauchi, Edo and the Federal Capital Territory.
“Twenty-two new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, four in the FCT, two in Bauchi, one in Edo.
“As at 9:00pm 8th April, there are 276 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
“Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths,” it tweeted.