Kogi state has joined the list of states with coronavirus cases following the announcement of 389 new cases in Nigeria, Eye9ja understands.
The state recorded its index case three months after the first case was confirmed in Lagos.
The new cases announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC) on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, raised the total number of the outbreak in Nigeria to 8,733.
The NCDC in its daily update also announced the release of 166 more patients, who have successfully recovered from the virus.
389 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 27, 2020