The NCDC made this known on Monday night via its official Twitter handle where it disclosed that the new cases were recorded in 4 states including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
According to the new report, Ondo state led with 35 new infections, followed by Lagos – with 30, River – 3, and FCT – 1.
See the breakdown of cases by state below:
Today's report includes:
✅Data from Lagos State recorded over the last two days
✅Data from Ondo State recorded from 27th April to 16th May, 2021
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 17, 2021