The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that 655 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in the country on Wednesday February 24.
655 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,885 deaths pic.twitter.com/K1OPqdarXJ
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) February 24, 2021
The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases across states as follows; Lagos-240, Ogun-88, Rivers-56, FCT-51, Kaduna-43, Kano-25, Plateau-21, Taraba-19, Edo-17, Abia15, Delta-13, Nasarawa-11, Akwa Ibom-10, Kwara-10, Oyo-10, Kebbi-9, Borno-5, Bayelsa-4, Gombe-4, Ekiti-2, Osun-2.
There are now 153,842 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country and 1,885 deaths have been recorded. 130,818 patients who recovered from the disease have also been discharged.