Nigeria has recorded 22 new Coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 276.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this in a post on Twitter on Wednesday evening.
The new cases are spread across Lagos, Bauchi, Edo and the Federal Capital Territory.
The NCDC said, “Twenty-two new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, four in the FCT, two in Bauchi, one in Edo.
“As at 9:00 pm 8th April, there are 276 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria.
“Forty-four have been discharged with six deaths.”