Nigeria has reported 503 fresh COVID-19 cases and 15 new coronavirus-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The number of positive cases stands at 29,879, including 17,012 active cases, 12,108 cured/discharged patients, and 669 deaths.
The NCDC disclosed in its daily update via its social media pages that the new cases were recorded in 19 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. Also Read – What Value Do Your Various Relationships Add To You?; The Case Of A Lady Poisoned By Her Friend
In its update, Lagos recorded the highest number of new cases with 153, followed by Ondo with 76, Edo with 54, FCT with 41, Enugu with 37, Rivers with 30, Benue with 24, Osun with 20, Kaduna with 15, and Kwara with 13.
The agency also announced that new cases was recorded in other state in the country which includes, Abia-9, Borno-8, Plateau-6, Taraba-5, Ogun-3, Kano-3, Kebbi-2, Nasarawa-2, Bayelsa-1, and Gombe-1.
However, 208 people who have recovered from the highly infectious disease were also released on Tuesday. Also Read – What Happens When The Storm Is Over?; A Case Of Covid-19