The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 148 new cases of COVID-19 in 17 States.

Announcing the news on Tuesday night via Twitter, NCDC wrote;

“148 new cases of #COVID19;

43-Lagos

32-Kano

14-Zamfara

10-FCT

9-Katsina

7-Taraba

6-Borno

6-Ogun

5-Oyo

3-Edo

3-Kaduna

3-Bauchi

2-Adamawa

2-Gombe

1-Plateau

1-Sokoto

1-Kebbi

2950 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria

Discharged: 481

Deaths: 98″.

2950 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria

Discharged: 481

Deaths: 98″.

The number of recovered patients increased from 417 to 481, while the number of fatalities increased from 93 to 98.