The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 626 new cases of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.
This was made known in a post on its official Twitter page on Thursday night.
Naija News reports that with the latest cases, Nigeria’s total infections now stands at 27,110.
Lagos recorded 193 cases, followed by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) with 85 cases.
Other states with reported cases are: Oyo-41 Edo-38 Kwara-34 Abia-31 Ogun-29 Ondo-28 Rivers-26 Osun-21 Akwa Ibom-18 Delta-18 Enugu-15 Kaduna-13 Plateau-11 Borno-8 Bauchi-7 Adamawa-5 Gombe-4 Sokoto-1.
So far, 616 have died from the virus, while 10,801 patients have been discharged.