The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Monday night confirmed 229 new cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 8,068 in the country.
Disclosing the new infections via its Twitter handle, the NCDC said 90 cases were recorded in Lagos State, 27 in Katsina State, 26 in Imo State, 23 in Kano and 14 in the Federal Capital Territory.
According to the tweet, 12 cases were confirmed in Plateau State, nine in Ogun State, seven in Delta State, five cases each in Borno and Rivers State, four in Oyo State, three in Gombe State, two in Osun State and one in Anambra and Bayelsa State.
229 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 25, 2020