Nigeria Records 148 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now 2,950
17 states across Nigeria have recorded a total of 148 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, raising the country’s total to 2,950 cases.
Of the new cases, 43 are in Lagos, 32 are in Kano, while 14 are in Zamfara.
Ten are in the FCT, nine in Katsina, seven in Taraba, six in Borno and Ogun, five in Oyo, three in Edo, Kaduna and Bauchi, two in Adamawa and Gombe, and one each in Plateau, Sokoto and Kebbi.
481 patients have recovered so far and have been discharged, while 2,371 remain active in the country.
Nigeria has recorded coronavirus cases in 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
Only Kogi and Cross River are yet to record cases.