Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) on Thursday reported 558 news COVID-19 infections, bringing the national caseload to 178,821.
The Health agency in its bulletin said the new cases of the infections were registered in 15 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The NCDC Latest figure was published on Friday morning on its website and also on social media, it says two new deaths from COVID-19-related complications were reported.
- Confirmed: 178,821
- Recoveries: 44, pushing total to 164,940
- Deaths: 2, bringing a total to 2, 141
- Active cases: 5,740
Lagos state led the daily infection chart with 376, followed by Oyo with 33, Akwa Ibom-26, the FCT-22, Imo-15, Bayelsa, and Ekiti reported 13 each.
The NCDC also said that Kano reported 12 cases while Ogun recorded 11, Plateau-11, Delta-nine, Jigawa-six, Rivers-four, Zamfara-four, Edo-two, and Ebonyi-one.