Nigeria has recorded 16 new Coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 254.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this in a post on Twitter on Tuesday evening.
The new cases are spread across Lagos, Delta, Oyo, Kastina and the Federal Capital Territory.
It said, “Sixteen new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 10 in Lagos, two in the FCT, two in Oyo, one in Delta and one in Katsina.
“As at 9:30pm 7th April, there are 254 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths.”