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JUST IN: 242 new cases of Coronavirus hit Nigeria, Lagos, Kano lead

Doctors attending to Coronavirus patient

Nigeria has recorded 242 fresh cases of Coronavirus, taking its total infections rate to 4,641, with Lagos still leading.

Of the figures released by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, late Monday night, Lagos recorded 88 new cases, with Kano coming close with 64 fresh cases.

Katsina recorded 49 new cases, while Kaduna ramps up 13 fresh infections.

Others are: Ogun, nine cases; Gombe, six cases; Adamawa, four cases; FCT, three cases, while Ondo, Rivers, Zamfara, Borno and Bauchi have one case each

According to the NCDC, seven new deaths were recorded on Monday, while the total number of people discharged so far has reached 902.

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