The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) on Thursday evening, introduced 153 new COVID-19 instances.
The brand new instances have been reported from 14 states – Lagos (81), Rivers (21), FCT (11), Ogun (8), Kaduna (7), Oyo (6), Akwa Ibom (5), Osun (3), Katsina (3), Edo (2), Ebonyi (2), Nasarawa (2), Plateau (1) and Kano (1).
It introduced the overall within the nation to 59,001, over six months for the reason that index case was identified.
Out of that quantity, 50,452 sufferers have been discharged and 1,112 deaths recorded.
Lagos nonetheless has the best quantity with 19,542, whereas Kogi has reported solely 5.
Nigeria is presently within the Part III of the Nationwide Response on COVID-19 pandemic outbreak.