The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 407 new cases of coronavirus in the country.
The agency in its latest update said the new cases were reported from 17 states of the federation with Lagos topped the list at 160, Akwa Ibom – 75, Ondo- 51, Abia-33, Oyo-29, Kaduna -18 and Katsina -7.
Others are : Gombe-6, Ogun-6, EKiti- 5, Delta-4, FCT-4, Ebonyi-3, Edo-2, Nigeria-2, Bayelsa -1 and Nasarawa 1.
With this new figure, Nigeria now has 174, 315 COVID-19 cases, while 165, 005 had been discharged .
The fatalities stand at 2, 149