The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday evening, 1st October 2020, confirmed 153 new cases of Coronavirus disease infection in Nigeria.
The new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed via a statement on the official Twitter handle of the health agency.
This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 59,001 which includes , 50,452 discharged cases and 1,112 deaths.
Below is the breakdown of the latest cases according to states with Lagos State having the highest number of cases.
153 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,112 deaths pic.twitter.com/XE4mGGP0Gz
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) October 1, 2020