Nigeria’s tally of COVID-19 infections on Thursday evening shot up to 288 from 276 announced on Wednesday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
According to the new data released by NCDC, 14 new cases have been recorded in Lagos and Delta States. Lagos has 13 while Delta has one.
Till date, 288 cases have been confirmed, 51 cases have been discharged and 7 deaths have been recorded in Nigeria.
A breakdown of the cases reported in the country show that Lagos is still the epicenter for the outbreak in the country.
Lagos state has now reported 158 cases, FCT 54, Osun 20, Edo 12, Oyo 11, Bauchi 6, Akwa Ibom and Kaduna reported 5 each, Ogun 4, while Enugu, Ekiti, Rivers, Delta and Kwara 2 apiece and Benue, Ondo and Katsina have one case each.