COVID: Total confirmed cases now 148,296
New report by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) showed that Nigeria registered 1,368 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 148,296.
NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter account yesterday.
According to the report the fresh cases were recorded in 27 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). While it recorded 16 deaths bringing the number of casualties to 1,777.
The agency disclosed that Anambra state recorded the highest number of infected cases with 344 followed by Oyo state with 172, FCT with 148, Benue state recorded 107 while Rivers state had 95 cases.
Other cases includes Ogun-59; Ondo-56; Ebonyi-53; Kaduna-52; Plateau-46; Kwara-36; Enugu-30; Akwa Ibom-26; Osun-22; Edo-20; Abia-17; Kano-16; Borno-15; Cross River-10; Delta-8; Gombe-8; Imo-7; Ekiti-5; Sokoto-4; Jigawa-3; Bayelsa-3; Nasarawa-3; and Zamfara state with 3 infected cases.