The latest update from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) records 146 additional confirmed covid-19 cases across Nigeria, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 4,787.
The country’s lockdown protocol has since been eased but a curfew remains between 8pm and 6am.
The latest reported cases revealed 57 more from Lagos, 27 in Kano, 1o in Kwara, 9 in Edo, 8 in Bauchi and 7 in Yobe. Others are 4 in Kebbi and oyo, 3 in Katsina and Niger, 2 each in Plateau, Borno, Sokoto and Benue, and 1 each from Gombe, Enugu, Ebonyi, Ogun, Abuja, and Rivers respectively.
There is however an increase in recovered patients, with 959 patients now discharged, while the numbers of covid-19 fatalities rose to 158 from yesterday’s 150.
A state by state breakdown of cases in states are listed below: