Nigeria has recorded 16 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19 infections in the country to 254.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed the updated figure which rose from 238 in a tweet on Tuesday evening, April 7, 2020.
Ten of the new cases were discovered in Lagos State and two infections were confirmed in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Oyo State also recorded two new infections while Delta and Katsina States recorded their first cases of Coronavirus.
The NCDC also noted that the Country recorded a new death, making a total six, while 44 people have recovered from the disease and have since been discharged.