136 new cases of coronavirus was recorded in Nigeria according to the latest update released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The new cases were reported in 12 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Lagos recorded 71 new cases, followed by Rivers with 23 infections and Plateau trailing behind with 12.
Other states with fresh cases include Adamawa and Oyo – 6, Kaduna – 5, Abia and FCT – 3, Katsina and Kwara – 2, Bauchi, Borno, and Edo each having one.
Nigeria now has a total of 58,460 confirmed cases of coronavirus, 49,895 patients recovered and discharged.