New cases of Covid-19 infection almost reach 2000 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, recorded 1800 new cases in the country.
Reports show that Lagos, Abuja maintain the lead in the coronavirus surge. This was disclosed via a Twitter page on Saturday night.
The total confirm figure in Nigeria is 130,557 cases of the infection while they recorded 1,579 coronavirus-related deaths so far.
NCDC report that the new infections were from 22 states, and stated that Lagos State reported the highest figure with 1040 new cases while FCT came second with 298.
Other states: Anambra-86, Rivers-54, Taraba-45, Ogun-42, Oyo-40, Akwa Ibom-38, Sokoto-30, Ebonyi-30, Imo-28, Kaduna-28, Osun-27, Kano-21, Benue-19, Edo-17, Gombe-15, Ekiti-9, Delta-8, Jigawa-3, Kwara-2, Bayelsa-2 and Plateau-1.