Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases exceeded 16,000 on Sunday as Gombe State had the highest number of the virus – 73 – for the day.
The figures were disclosed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a late-night tweet on its official page where it stated that the Nigeria had 403 new cases of covid-19.
According to the report from NCDC, Lagos State trails Gombe in reported cases for the day with 68 new infections, followed by Kano State where 46 more people got the disease.
Other states with new COVID-19 cases are: Edo (36); FCT (35); Nasarawa (31); Kaduna (17); Oyo (16); Abia (15) and Delta (13).
breakdown of the latest figures from the Federal Government agency, NCDC, showed that they were new cases of the virus in some of the state’s such as: Borno (13); Plateau (8); Niger (7); Rivers (7); Enugu (6); Ogun (6); Kebbi (3); Ondo (1); Anambra (1) and Imo (1).