The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has recorded 603 new Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the country.
Announcing the new cases via its Twitter handle on Saturday, the centre noted that the nation’s total confirmed infection raised to 28,167 out of which 634 people died from the virus.
A breakdown of the figure of new cases shows that of the 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Lagos has the highest with 135.
The tweet reads “603 new cases of COVID19 in Nigeria;
Lagos-135, Edo-87, FCT-73, Rivers-67, Delta-62, Ogun-47, Kaduna-20, Plateau-19, Osun-17, Ondo-16, Enugu-15, Oyo-15, Borno-13, Niger-6, Nasarawa-4, Kebbi-3, Kano-2, Sokoto-1, Abia-1. 28,167 confirmed cases,11,462 patients have been discharged with 634 deaths recorded.”