245 new cases of COVID-19 in 22 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), however this was announced by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC). On Friday, May 22, via its verified official Twitter handle.
With the new cases, Nigeria now has a total number of 7,261 cases.
On twitter, the NCDC wrote: “On the 22nd of May 2020, 245 new confirmed cases and 10 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
“Till date, 7261 cases have been confirmed, 2007 cases have been discharged and 221 deaths have been recorded in 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory