Nigeria’s Covid-19 cases have exceeded 22,000 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 649 new cases of the new coronavirus disease on Wednesday night, June 24.
The NCDC released the newly recorded cases of the infectious disease via its official Twitter handle.
Wothappen.com notes that the new cases were recorded in 22 states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Lagos still topped the chart with 250 cases while Oyo and plateau followed with 100 and 40 cases respectively.
The latest NCDC report shows that Nigeria now has 22,020 cases of Covid-19, with 7,613 recoveries and 542 deaths.
Nine people have died from the coronavirus complications in the last 24 hours while 275 people have recovered during the same period.
Below is the state by state breakdown of the new cases: