By Alao Abiodun
Nigeria’s confirmed cases of coronavirus reached 55,829 on Thursday night following 197 fresh infections, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said in an update.
Plateau recorded 83 of the 197 cases, followed by Lagos with 48, Kaduna with 17 and FCT 16.
The rest are: “Ogun-11 Katsina-7 Imo-4 Edo-3 Nasarawa-3 Rivers-2 Bayelsa-1 Oyo-1 Osun-1”
The total confirmed cases so far in Nigeria now stands at 55,829 of which 43,810 have been discharged.
However, the infection has claimed 1,075 lives.