Sixteen Nigerian states and the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja reported 212 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.
Lagos remains the epicentre with 71 new cases, giving a total of 22, 198.
Imo and Plateau states recorded 26 cases each.
The FCT Abuja, which has a cumulative 6322 cases, the second biggest virus caseload in the country reported 19 new cases.
According to the NCDC: “Till date, 64728 cases have been confirmed, 60790 cases have been discharged and 1162 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory”
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The NCDC further gave the breakdown of cases as follows: