Nigeria’s COVDI-19 index case was first confirmed in Lagos state in February 2020.
Two months after, the virus has spread to 20 states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The number of states with confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country had stood at 17 until Friday evening, April 10, when the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced confirmed cases in two new states: Niger and Anambra state.
Niger state, located in the north-central part of the country has one confirmed COVID-19 case while the southeastern state of Anambra also has one confirmed case.
The total number of confirmed cases nationwide at the time of this report is 305 while 58 of them have been discharged after recovery. So far, seven people have died.
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