14 new coronavirus cases has been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the number of infections in the country to 288.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced this on its Twitter handle on Thursday.
In the new figures released, the total number of coronavirus-related deaths recorded in Nigeria has increased to seven while seven more patients have also recovered and discharged.
It tweeted, “14 new cases of #COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria: 13 in Lagos State and one in Delta State.
“As of 09:30 pm on the 9th of April, there are 288 confirmed cases of #COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 51 have been discharged with seven deaths.
“Currently, Lagos has 158, FCT- 54, Osun- 20, Edo- 12, Oyo- 11, Bauchi- six, Akwa Ibom- five, Ogun- four, Kaduna- five, Enugu- two, Ekiti- two, Rivers – two, Kwara- two, Delta- two, Benue- one, Ondo- one and Katsina- one.”