Kaduna State Ministry of Health on Saturday confirmed that a four-month-old child was among the 20 new coronavirus cases recorded in the state on Friday.

The Kwara State Government says 15 more people have tested positive for COVID-19, while four patients have twice tested negative and discharged.

Mr. Rafiu Ajakaye, the Chief Press Secretary to the state governor and Spokesman of the Technical Committee on COVID-19, said this in a statement issued on Sunday.


According to him, this brings the total of confirmed cases to 284, with 146 patients discharged and five deaths recorded in the state.

He said: “As at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, the number of active cases was 133, while 146 have so far been discharged and five deaths recorded.”

Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria is 28,167, according to the NCDC.

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