A total of 664 COVID-19 cases and 15 deaths have been reported in Nigeria in the last 24 hours. The tally of total positive cases stands at 31,987, including 18,160 active cases, 13,103 patients recovered from the infection, and was discharged from hospitals across the country and 724 deaths.
The NCDC’s update via its social media handles on Saturday showed that the total number of confirmed cases in Lagos the worst-hit state in the country has risen to 12,275 with 224 new cases, while Abuja recorded the second-highest number of new cases with 105 more cases.
In Edo, 85 new cases were confirmed, 64 in Ondo, 32 in Kaduna, 27 in Imo, 19 in Osun, 17 each in Plateau, Oyo and Ogun, 14 in Rivers, 11 in Delta and 10 in Adamawa state.
Other states that confirmed new cases are Enugu-7, Nasarawa-6, Gombe, Abia, and Ekiti all recorded three cases each.
As mentioned above Nigeria now has 31,987confirmed, while a total number of 13,103 patients have recovered and the total number of death now stands at 724.