The number of COVID-19 infections recorded in Nigeria has risen to 7261 as 245 new cases have been confirmed.
This was disclosed via the official twitter handle of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
245 new cases of #COVID19;
7261 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Deaths: 221 pic.twitter.com/ITAGBMdXtB
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 22, 2020
The total number of recovered patients stands at 2,007, while 221 deaths have been recorded as a result of the virus.