Chidi Samuel| Nigeria on Tuesday confirmed 1634 new cases of #COVID19 with six deaths.
In a statement late on Tuesday night, The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control also revealed 551 recoveries were recorded in Lagos, 213 in Kaduna, and 103 in Kano.
The update further noted that Tuesday’s infections were recorded in 28 states and the FCT, with Lagos recording 440 new cases, followed by Anambra-160, FCT-158, Rivers-134, Abia-103, Oyo-90, Enugu-81, Osun-73, Gombe-54, Kwara-50, Ogun-32, Plateau-32, and Akwa Ibom-31.
Other states that reported new infections include, Ondo-24, Borno-23, Delta-23, Ebonyi-21, Taraba-21, Bayelsa-16, Kaduna-15, Nasarawa-13, Jigawa-12, Bauchi-11, Kano-11, Zamfara-4, and Sokoto-2.
According to the health agency, Nigeria currently has 133,552 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, with 107,511 recoveries and 1,613 fatalities recorded.