Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday night, announced 423 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 47,290 cases.
The Centre said 5 new deaths were recorded in the country as the deaths figure increased from 950 on Monday night, to 956 on Tuesday night.
The data from the health agency also revealed that there were 12,725 active cases, while 33,609 patients had been successfully managed and discharged.
Here is a breakdown of the 423 new cases by state distribution:
Total confirmed cases in Nigeria 47,290
Total discharged cases 33,609
Total deaths 956
Breakdown of total cases by state: