245 fresh cases of COVID-19 recorded on Friday

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded 245 new cases of coronavirus on Friday, May 22.

It raises the country’s cumulative number of people infected with coronavirus to 7261.

A total 131 of the new infections were confirmed in Lagos, where more than 16,000 tests have been done.

A breakdown of the latest numbers by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control shows:
16-Jigawa
13-Ogun
12-Borno
9-Kaduna
9-Oyo
9-Rivers
9-Ebonyi
8-Kano
7-Kwara
5-Katsina
3-Akwa Ibom
3-Sokoto
2-Bauchi
2-Yobe
1-Anambra
1-Gombe
1-Niger
1-Ondo
1-Plateau
1-FCT
1-Bayelsa

Beyond the active cases, 2007 people have been discharged from hospital after treatment.

The death toll has risen to 221.

245 fresh cases of COVID-19 recorded
245 fresh cases of COVID-19 recorded on Friday

The NCDC made this known via their verified twitter handle yesterday night.

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