In the nation, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 170 new positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19).
NCDC announced this in a tweet as at 12:05am on Monday taking the total number of confirmed cases to 2,558 in Nigeria.
The states with the confirmed cases are; 39-Lagos, 29-Kano, 24-Ogun, 18-Bauchi, 15-Kaduna, 12-FCT, 12-Sokoto, 8-Katsina, 7-Borno, 3-Nasarawa, 2-Adamawa, 1-Oyo
2558 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Discharged: 400 Deaths: 87
170 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 3, 2020