The Kaduna State government has affirmed sixteen new COVID-19 cases in the State.
It clarified that the sixteen cases were a piece of the 252 examples tried for the infection.
In a tweet on Friday night, the state government uncovered that the cases were from Kaduna North, Makarfi, Giwa, Sabon Gari and Kaduna South.
It said: “COVID-19 Update: 16 samples tested positive out of 252 analyzed.
“The new cases are from Kaduna North (11), Makarfi (1), Giwa (2), Sabon Gari (1) and Kaduna South (1).”
In the interim, Nigeria recorded a sum of 23,298 affirmed COVID-19 cases as at Friday night.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, affirmed 684 new cases the nation over.