Sixty four new cases of coronavirus were reported in Nigeria on Monday, 27 April, 2020, The Gazelle News.com reports.
The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its Twitter handle at 11.20pm on Monday, 27 April, 2020.
The Gazelle News.com reports further that the NCDC announced that total number of confirmed COVID19 cases in Nigeria has thus rose to 1337.
Of the 64 new cases, 34 were reported in Lagos, 15 in FCT, 11 in Borno, two each in Taraba and Gombe.
According to the NCDC, Lagos now has 764 confirmed cases and 157 in FCT.
Below is the full update by the NCDC on its twitter handle:
64 new cases of #COVID19 reported;
As at 11:20pm 27th April- 1337 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
Deaths: 40 NCDC on Twitter
One case previously reported as a Lagos State case, is now reported as an FCT case
The total number of confirmed cases in Lagos is now at 764 and 157 in FCT https://t.co/TefRI8igot