The NCDC made this known on Sunday night via its official Twitter handle, where it disclosed that the new cases were recorded in 7 states including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
According to the new report, Yobe state led with 13 new infections, followed by Lagos – with 12, Akwa Ibom – 6, FCT – 3, Edo – 1, Kaduna – 1 and Ogun – 1.
See the breakdown of cases by state below:
Today's report includes a corrected computational error that occurred during the week.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 9, 2021