The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday night, confirmed 555 new COVID-19 cases.
The development brings the current tally in the Country to 40,532 since the first COVID-19 index case was confirmed on February 27, 2020.
The NCDC’s tweet read: “555 new cases of #COVID19 Nigeria.
40,532 confirmed 17,374 discharged 858 deaths”.
Lagos State still has the highest number in Nigeria with 14,456 cases. FCT Abuja, Oyo and Edo have 3,481, 2,570 and 2,167 respectively.
Kogi has the lowest figure with five infections, out of which three persons have been discharged, while two have died.