Nigeria record new cases of the novel COVID-19 which took the total infection case in the country to 53,021, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on Wednesday.
Nigeria recorded 252 cases on Tuesday, but it reduced to 221 on Wednesday. The death rate also increased from 1007 to 1,010.
According to the health agency, Lagos state recorded the fifth highest number with 17 new cases compared to yesterday’s 28 numbers of cases which shows the numbers reduces massively today.
Here is the breakdown of the number of new cases of COVID-19 recorded today as stated by NCDC on their official Twitter page.
“221 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Plateau-60 FCT-33 Kaduna-26 Rivers-18 Lagos-17 Enugu-9 Kwara-9 Ondo-9 Nasarawa-6 Gombe-5 Anambra-5 Delta-4 Abia-4 Imo-3 Edo-2 Ogun-2 Oyo-2 Osun-2 Bauchi-1 Kano-1 53,021 confirmed 40,281 discharged 1,010 deaths.