A total of eight new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recorded in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 232.
This was disclosed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) via its offficial twitter handle.
Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 5 in Lagos, 2 in the FCT and 1 in Kaduna State
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 5, 2020
Thirty three of the confirmed cases have been discharged as they have fully recovered. Five deaths have been recorded.