Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Friday night, announced 156 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 54,743 cases.
The agency also confirmed 3 new deaths as the deaths figure increased from 1,048 on Thursday night to 1,051 deaths on Friday night.
The health agency disclosed that Lagos had the highest record of the new cases with 36, FCT-35, Oyo-29, Kaduna-10, Abia-9, Osun-5, Ogun-5, Enugu-5, Rivers-4
Nasarawa-3, Ekiti-3, Imo-3, Edo-2, Kwara-2, Katsina-2, Plateau-2 and Niger-1.
The data from the health agency disclosed that there were 10,876 active cases while 42,816 patients had been successfully managed and discharged.
Total confirmed cases in Nigeria -54,743.
Total discharged cases -42,816.
Total deaths -1,051.
Breakdown of total case by states: