Nigeria has reported 339 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of cases in the country to 7,016.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, in a tweet on Thursday, May 22, disclosed that the new cases were spread across 18 states.
According to the health agency, Lagos reported 139 new cases, Kano had 28, Oyo 28, Edo 25, and Katsina 22. 18 cases were recorded in Kaduna, Jigawa 14, Yobe 13, Plateau 13, Abuja 11, Gombe8, Ogun 5, Bauchi 4, Nasarawa 4, Delta 3, Ondo 2, Rivers 1 and Adamawa 1.
NCDC noted that the number of discharged patients is 1907, while 211 COVID-19 deaths have occurred in the country.
Below is the states where the new cases were confirmed: