Nigeria on Thursday recorded 499 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing total cases reported in the country to 30,748.
This was disclosed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet late Thursday, saying the cases were recorded in 23 states and the FCT.
According to the NCDC, Lagos, the epicentre of the pandemic, led with 157 new cases.
See a breakdown of the infections below.
The health agency added that so far a total of 12,546 patients have been discharged after recovering from the virus, while 689 people have now died.