The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC on Sunday confirmed 126 new cases of COVID-19, taking the country’s total infection to 58,324.
The center in its latest tweet said the new cases were confirmed from eleven states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) .
A look into the new figures for the virus shows that the FCT had the highest number of infected persons with 30 new cases and is followed by Lagos State with 24 new cases.
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Other States with new cases are Rivers- 23, Ogun State -13, Katsina- 9, Plateau- 9,Ondo – 6, Kaduna-4, Kwara-4, Imo -2, Bauchi -1 and Edo- 1.
Although the number of fresh cases has been on a decline in recent times,the coronavirus has claimed 1,108 lives since the outbreak in Nigeria.
Meanwhile ,49,794 people who contracted the virus have been successfully treated and discharged from different isolation centers across the country.