By Ogechi Okorie
Abuja (Precise Post) – Plateau and Lagos States recorded 186 and 172 new cases respectively on Wednesday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed 593 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
The report of the health agency released late Wednesday showed that FCT recorded 62 cases, Oyo-27, Delta-25, Rivers-20, Ondo-19, Edo-18 and Kaduna-17.
Others are: Enugu-12, Akwa Ibom-10, Ogun-7, Abia and Gombe- 6 each, Kano and Osun-3 each.
The agency further informed that this new cases brought the total confirmed cases to 50,488 out of which 37,304 patients have been treated and discharged from various isolation centres while 985 person have lost their lives to the pandemic since the index case in 27th February 2020.
See below the state by state breakdown of confirmed cases :