Nigeria has recorded fresh four hundred and ten (410) new cases of the novel coronavirus bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 49,895.
This was disclosed by the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Tuesday via its verified Twitter handle
The country’s epicentre, Lagos, reported 210 new cases, while the FCT posted 45 new infections.
Other states with new cases include: Ondo-30, Plateau-21, Edo-19, Ogun-16, Oyo-13, Nasarawa-12, Bauchi-11, Enugu-10, Kwara-7, Kaduna-6, Anambra-4, Ebonyi-3, Abia-2, Rivers-1.
Four new deaths were also recorded taking the total death toll to 981 while the number of recovered patients rose to 37,051.