Nigeria records new cases of the novel COVID-19 which took the total infection case to 25,694, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on Tuesday.
Nigeria recorded 566 cases yesterday, but it reduced to 561 today. The death rate also rises to 590 from 573.
According to the health agency, Lagos state recorded the highest number with 200 as it increased from yesterday’s 166 cases. Edo state followed with 119 as Kaduna recorded 52 new cases.
Here is the breakdown of the number of new cases of COVID-19 recorded today as stated by NCDC on their official Twitter page.
“561 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-200 Edo-119 Kaduna-52 FCT-52 Niger-32 Ogun-19 Ondo-16 Imo-14 Plateau-11 Abia-8 Oyo-8 Bayelsa-7 Katsina-6 Kano-5 Bauchi-3 Osun-3 Kebbi-3 Borno-2 Jigawa-1
“25,694 confirmed 9,746 discharged 590 deaths.”