Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria: 10 in Lagos State, two in the Federal Capital Territory, two in Oyo, one in Delta and one in Katsina.
This brings the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria to 254.
The new cases were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control at 09.31pm on Tuesday.
Sixteen new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 10 in Lagos, 2 in the FCT, 2 in Oyo, 1 in Delta and 1 in Katsina
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 7, 2020