Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed fifty-one new cases of COVID-19 in the contry today Friday 17th April 2020.
Below is the report as posted on the NCDC official Twitter page.
Fifty-one new cases of #COVID19 have been reported;
32 in Lagos
6 in Kano
5 in Kwara
2 in FCT
2 in Oyo
2 in Katsina
1 in Ogun
1 in Ekiti
As at 10:10 pm 17th April there are 493 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 159