Nigeria records 284 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on the 20th of May, 2020, bringing the total number of confirmed cases at 6677.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) shared the break down of the new cases found in Nigeria on Wednesday and Lagos had the highest recorded cases, followed by Rivers state.
According to the report, Lagos recorded 199 new cases, Rivers 26 and Oyo 19. See full break down below.
284 new cases of #COVID19;
6677 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
On the 18th of May, 8 new cases in Zamfara were erroneously announced
Therefore, as at the 20th of May 2020, Zamfara has recorded a total of 76 confirmed cases
We apologise to @Zamfara_state for this error and reiterate our commitment to accurate & transparent reporting of data pic.twitter.com/RIeUhZ2e0a
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