By Ogechi Okorie
Abuja (Precise Post) – Lagos state the epicentre of the COVID-19 infection in Nigeria recorded 118 new patients on Sunday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 490 new cases.
The new confirmed cases brought the total confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection in Nigeria to 24,567.
The NCDC further informed that 9,007 patients have been treated and discharged while 565 deaths have been recorded since the index case in late February.
The report released by the heath agency through its twitter handle is as follows:
Lagos-118 Delta-84 Ebonyi-68 FCT-56 Plateau-39 Edo-29 Katsina-21 Imo-13 Ondo-12 Adamawa-11 Osun-8 Ogun-8 Rivers-6 Kano-5 Enugu-3 Bauchi-3 Akwa Ibom-3 Kogi-1 Oyo-1 Bayelsa-1