Thirty-five Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases were on Thursday night confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Of the positive cases, nineteen were recorded in Lagos, nine in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), five in Kano, and two in Oyo.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 442.
So far, 152 patients have been discharged and thirteen deaths recorded.
According to NCDC, “As at 10:20 pm 16th April there are 442 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 152 have been discharged with 13 deaths”