Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 501 new cases of the novel coronavirus pandemic worldtopnewsng.com can confirm.
In an official tweet by the NCDC, Nigeria now has 15, 682 confirmed cases of the deadly virus as at Saturday.
Lagos lead the way with a whopping 195 cases from the 501 new cases added on Saturday.
As at 23:42 on Saturday, Nigeria had recorded 5, 101 recoveries and a total of 407 dead cases so far.
501 new cases of #COVID19
407 deaths pic.twitter.com/TTIfY8iciS
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 13, 2020