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389 new cases of COVID-19 now confirmed with 8,733, fatalities

Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 389 new cases of the novel coronavirus, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on its official twitter handle,  said that as of May 27, fatalities recorded in Nigeria have reached 254. It explained that most of the fatalities recorded from COVID-19 were cases with other underlying illnesses known as co-morbidities.

 In its breakdown of the latest results, the NCDC said Lagos reported 256 of the 389 new cases. Other states with new cases include Katsina-23, Edo-22, Rivers-14, Kano-13, Adamawa-11, Akwa Ibom-11, Kaduna-7, Kwara-6, Nasarawa-6, Gombe-2, Plateau-2, Abia-2, Delta-2, Benue-2, Niger-2, Kogi-2, Oyo-2, Imo-1, Borno-1, Ogun-1, Anambra-1, 

Till date 8733 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria, 2,501 so far have been discharged, 254 deaths reported. 

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