By Chioma Obinna
Nigeria, on Tuesday, recorded 423 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 and six deaths.
Out of the new cases reported from 22 states of the federation, Lagos is leading with 117 new cases of the virus.
Others are FCT-40, Ondo-35, Rivers-28, Osun-24, Benue-21, Abia-19, Ogun-19, Ebonyi-18, Delta-17, Kwara-17, Kaduna-15;
Anambra-14, Ekiti-11, Kano-9, Imo-6, Gombe-4, Oyo-3, Taraba-3, Bauchi-1 Edo-1 and Nasarawa-1.
According to report released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease, NCDC, there is a total of 47,290 COVID-19 confirmed cases across the 36 states of the federation, including FCT, Abuja; 33,609 discharged and 956 deaths.