Nigeria has recorded 594 new cases of COVID-19 pandemic, bringing the total number of infections in the country, as at June 25 to 22,614.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on Thursday through its official Twitter handle.
NCDC said that the 594 new confirmed cases were from 22 states,Lagos still remained the epicentre of COVID-19, recording the highest number of 159 new cases, followed by Delta state with 106 new cases,Ondo State (44), FCT (34), Edo (34) and Oyo (33).
Other states with fresh cases of the virus are as follows: Kaduna (33), Enugu (28), Katsina, (25), Imo (22) Adamawa (15), Ogun (12), Osun (11) Abia (8), amd Rivers (6).
The remaining states with new COVID-19 cases are Nasarawa (5), Bauchi (5), Niger (5), Kebbi (4), Ekiti (3), Plateau (1), Taraba (1).
Of the number of total infections in the country, 7,822 have been discharged with 549 deaths recorded.