Nigeria recorded the highest daily increase in the number of COVID-19 infections in the country. 663 new cases were confirmed.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 663 new positive cases of coronavirus in the country on Tuesday.
According to the health agency, Lagos State recorded the highest number of infections for the day in the country with 170 cases while Ogun and Bauchi had 108 and 69 cases respectively.
Also, Ebonyi State had 49 infections, Edo (33), Rivers (30), FCT (29), Jigawa (26) and Delta (20); Anambra (17), Gombe (16), Kano (16),
Others are Imo (15), Abia (14), Borno (11), Oyo (11), Plateau (8), Kebbi (6), Kaduna (6), Ondo (4).
Niger and Katsina had 2 cases each while Osun, Ekiti, Kwara and Nasarawa recorded 1 case each.
So far, 4,206 persons have fully recovered and have been discharged while 365 persons have died.