Nigeria has recorded 5 new coronavirus cases, bringing the number of infections persons in the country to 323.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, announced via Twitter on Sunday.
In a breakdown, NCDC said 2 cases was recorded in Lagos, 2 in Kwara and 1 in Katsina.
However, 85 patients have been discharged with 10 deaths recorded.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has asked Lagosians to dismiss the speculations that the two-week Coronavirus lockdown has been suspended.
He admonished the citizens to “think long term” and stay safe while the country is still combatting the ravaging pandemic.
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported as follows:
2 in Lagos
2 in Kwara
1 in Katsina
As at 09:10 pm 12th April there are 323 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. 85 have been discharged with 10 deaths
There are 19 states with confirmed cases in Nigeria pic.twitter.com/hfsRXAaiTQ
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 12, 2020