In the nation, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 245 new positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19).
NCDC announced this in a tweet as at 11:48pm on Monday night taking the total number of confirmed cases to 2,802 in Nigeria.
The states with the confirmed cases are; 76-Lagos, 37-Katsina, 32-Jigawa, 23-Kano, 19-FCT, 18-Borno, 10-Edo, 9-Bauchi, 6-Adamawa, 5-Oyo, 5-Ogun, 1-Ekiti, 1-Osun, 1-Benue, 1-Niger, 1-Zamfara
2802 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged: 417
245 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 4, 2020