Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 873

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91 new confirmed coronavirus cases have been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 873.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its Twitter handle on Wednesday night.
“91 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported: 74 in Lagos, 5 in Katsina, 4 in Ogun, 2 in Delta, 2 in Edo, 1 in Kwara, 1 in Oyo, 1 in FCT, and 1 in Adamawa.
“As of 11:25 pm on the 22nd April, there are 873 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 197; Deaths: 28,” the agency said.

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