The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the COVID-19 numbers for Tuesday, May 18, 2020.
According to the figures there are 226 new cases Of COVID-19 in Nigeria taking the total number of infections since the pandemic hit Nigeria to 6,401.
226 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 19, 2020
Via its Twitter account, the NCDC also stated that 1,734 people have been discharged and 192 patients have died.