According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), 37 of the new cases were recorded in Abuja, 27 in Lagos, 16 in Plateau, 9 in Kaduna, 7 in Abia, while Gombe and Ondo states recorded six cases each.
Other states that recorded new cases include Imo state with 5 new cases, Delta, Ekiti, Oyo and Kwara recorded 2 new cases each while Bauchi, Katsina, Kano, Yobe, Ogun and Katsina states recorded one case each.
56,604 new cases of COVID-19 have so far been confirmed in Nigeria. 47,872 patients have so far been discharged and 1,091 deaths have sadly been recorded.
See a breakdown of the number of cases in each state below