Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday night, announced 216 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 54,463 cases.
The agency also confirmed 4 new deaths as the deaths figure increased from 1,023 on Tuesday night to 1,027 deaths on Wednesday night.
The health agency disclosed that Plateau had the highest record of the new cases with 59, followed by Rivers-27, Abia-22, Lagos-20, Oyo-18, Enugu-17, Kaduna-11, FCT-11 and Ogun-10
Others are Ebonyi-4, Osun-4, Ekiti-4, Delta-3, Edo-3, Akwa Ibom-2 and Bauchi-1.
The data from the health agency disclosed that there were 10,997 active cases while 42,439 patients had been successfully managed and discharged.
Total confirmed cases in Nigeria 54,463
Total discharged cases 42,439
Total deaths 1,027
Breakdown of total cases by state: