COVID 19 UPDATE
One hundred and eighteen new cases of coronavirus were recorded Monday midnight in Nigeria.
The new cases of COVID 19 bring the total number of the virus in the country to 61, 558.
Nine states including the FCT according to the NEDC records the new virus.
The state are Lagos with the highest number has 55 while River State had 26 cases followed by Imo cases, Osun had 8 confirmed cases.
Other states with new infections are Plateau 6, FCT 5, Kaduna 4, Ogun 3, Edo 2 and Niger state1.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease control NCDC also said 86 patients have been discharged from isolation centres.
It stated further that 56,697 person have been managed while 1,125 deaths have so far been recorded since the outbreak of the virus in Nigeria.