By Chioma Obinna
Two persons died of COVID-19 on Sunday, as Nigeria recorded 138 new cases of the disease.
The cases, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, were reported from 14 states.
The states include Plateau-55, Lagos-15, Ebonyi-11, Oyo-11, Abia-8, Anambra-7, FCT-7, Rivers-7, Kaduna-6, Ondo-5, Kwara-3, Bauchi-1, Benue-1, and Edo-1.
NCDC stated that “till date, the country has recorded 53,865 confirmed cases; 41,513 discharged and 1,013 deaths in the 36 states of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja.