Nigeria records 241 new cases of COVID-19

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday 2st of June 2020, announced that 241 new confirmed cases and 12 deaths have been recorded in Nigeria.

The initial six-week eased lockdown ended by midnight of Monday, but the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 said the pandemic is still very potent as Nigeria has not reached the peak of infection. The new phase of the lockdown also places a ban on interstate movement, gatherings with more than 20 people among others.