Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 229 new cases of the novel coronavirus pandemic worldtopnewsng.com can confirm.
In an official tweet by the NCDC, Nigeria now has 8, 068 confirmed cases of the deadly virus as at Monday.
Lagos lead the way with a whopping 90 cases from the 229 fresh cases added on Monday.
As at 23:34 on Monday, Nigeria had recorded 2, 311 recoveries and a total of 233 dead cases so far.
229 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 25, 2020