14 States, FCT Log 481 New Covid-19 Cases
Fourteen States and the Federal Capital Territory recorded 481 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed.
According to the latest data released by the NCDC, the FCT toppled Lagos State on the daily COVID-19 chart.
The FCT recorded 96 fresh cases to top the country’s daily infections from the virus.
Lagos State which is the country’s COVID-19 epicentre, trails the FCT with 89 new COVID-19 infections out of the 481 cases reported for the day.
The new data from the agency equally indicated that Nigeria’s total COVID-19 infections now stand at 42,689 with five new deaths.
The NCDC reported that 19,270 have been discharged after recovering from the virus.