In an official tweet by the NCDC, Nigeria now has 2, 950 confirmed cases of the lethal virus as at Tuesday.
Lagos lead the way with a whooping 45 cases from the 148 fresh cases added on Tuesday.
As at 23:45 on Tuesday, Nigeria had recorded 481 recoveries and a total of 98 dead cases so far.
148 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 5, 2020