Nigeria coronavirus: cases hit 442, Kano at third, lockdown deaths reported

The national tally as at 10:20 pm 16th April stood at 442 confirmed cases. The new cases were thirty-five: the breakdown as follows – 19 in Lagos, 9 in FCT, 5 in Kano and 2 in Oyo. 152 have been discharged with 13 deaths. Kano has however shot to third most impacted state within a space of under a week. With the current tally of 21, the north central state beats Osun which has had twenty since about a week ago.