Nigeria, on Friday night, reported 454 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 27,564 cases
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said 12 new deaths were recorded in the country as the deaths figure also increased from 616 on Thursday night to 628 on Friday night.
The health agency also disclosed that 11,069 patients had been successfully managed and discharged.
The Centre had earlier said that at least, 1 out of every 10 persons over 50 years old who had COVID-19 died from it in Nigeria.
Here is breakdown of the 454 new cases by state:
Total confirmed cases in Nigeria 27,564
Total discharged cases 11,069
Total deaths 628
Breakdown of total cases by state: