The Delta state Government has announced the death of the third COVID-19 patient recorded in the state.
The Government disclosed via the official Twitter handle of the state government.
Delta state has so far recorded 17 cases of COVID-19, 12 Active Cases, 2 Discharged patients, and 3 Deaths.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has also announced 195 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
The disease control agency who disclose this on their verified Twitter handle, said Lagos state recorded 82 new cases, Kano 30, Zamfara 19, Sokoto 18, Borno 10, FCT 9, Oyo 8, Kebbi 5, Gombe 5, Ogun 4, Katsina 3, Kaduna and Adamawa 1 each.
The agency also said 53 patients who recently tested negative have been discharged.
The death toll has also increased by 5