COVID-19 cases in Nigeria have risen by 453, pushing total confirmed cases to 46,140
Six more deaths were recorded yesterday as a result of COVID-19, lifting Nigeria’s death toll from 936 to 942.
The new cases are spread across 19 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control showed that the FCT led new cases for the day with 75, followed closely by the country’s pandemic epicentre Lagos with 71 cases.
Benue witnessed a spike in cases with 53 new infections reported, Delta saw 39 and Borno had 30 cases while Enugu recorded 25 new cases