The Lagos State Government has recorded 179 new cases of COVID-19 in the state.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, made this known in a tweet on its official Twitter handle on Friday night.
This brings the total number of cases recorded in the state to 2278.
NCDC tweeted, “288 new cases of #COVID19; 179-Lagos, 20-Kaduna, 15-Katsina, 15-Jigawa, 13-Borno, 11-Ogun, 8-Kano, 7-FCT, 4-Niger, 4-Ekiti, 3-Oyo, 3-Delta, 3-Bauchi, 2-Kwara, 1-Edo.
“5445 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria. Discharged: 1320, Deaths: 171.”