#COVID19 Update: At 183, Lagos records highest cases of coronavirus in one day




The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, says Lagos recorded 183 cases of coronavirus on Thursday May 7.

It is the highest single-day figure reported in the nation’s commercial hub since the index case.

Kano State had 55 and Jigawa State 44.

A total of 381 across the country were confirmed.

NCDC tweeted: “381 new cases of #COVID19″, adding that Lagos count now stands at 1491, Kano 482 and FCT 316.

601 have been discharged and 107 deaths recorded.

Nigeria now has a 3526 cases.

601 have been discharged and 107 deaths recorded.

Pressure is being mounted on President Muhammadu Buhari to lockdown states due to the increase in number of positive results.

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