Lagos leads with 142 new COVID-19 infections
On Tuesday, Nigeria recorded 241 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total number of infections to 10,819.
This comes on the day that the Nigerian authorities relaxed some restrictions and introduced new guidelines for the full reopening of the economy.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC tally late Tuesday, of the total new COVID-19 infections, Lagos reported the highest number with 142 new cases, followed by Oyo with 15 and the FCT with 13.
Other states with new cases include Kano with 12, Edo 11, Delta 10, Kaduna, and Rivers each with nine, Borno eight, Jigawa four, Gombe, and Plateau each with three and Osun and Bauchi each with one.
While the number of deaths rose to 314, the number of discharge cases also grew to 3,239.
The State by State breakdown is contained in the tweet below:
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