The National Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday said no new deaths for Covid-19 was recorded in the country in the last 24 hours.
But the agency confirmed 265 new cases, with Lagos topping the chart with 133 cases.
In a tweet via its official handle, the NCDC reported that 133 of the new cases were found in Lagos, 34 in Oyo, 28 in Edo, 22 in the FCT, six in Plateau, five in Kaduna, three each in Borno and Niger, and two each in Kwara, Bauchi, Anambra, and Enugu.
The number of deaths remained unchanged at 221 from Friday but the figures for successfully treated patients increased to 2,174.
265 new cases of #COVID19;
7526 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Deaths: 221 pic.twitter.com/92btuBX9tv
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 23, 2020