The National Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Friday recorded 245 new cases of COVID-19 with Lagos and Jigawa states recording the highest number of infections in the country.
Disclosing the new infections via its Twitter handle, the NCDC said Lagos recorded131 cases while Jigawa came second with only 16 cases.
the total infections are now 7261 in the country.
The NCDC wrote: “245 new cases of #COVID19;
“131-Lagos 16-Jigawa 13-Ogun 12-Borno 9-Kaduna 9-Oyo 9-Rivers 9-Ebonyi 8-Kano 7-Kwara 5-Katsina 3-Akwa Ibom 3-Sokoto 2-Bauchi 2-Yobe 1-Anambra 1-Gombe 1-Niger 1-Ondo 1-Plateau 1-FCT 1-Bayelsa.
“7,261 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged: 2007 Deaths: 221.”