Nigeria’s covid-19 cases has now passed 16,000. The country last night announced 403 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total confirmed cases to 16085. NCDC said 13 deaths were also recorded.
Gombe State recorded 73 cases which was the highest number of infections for the day recorded.
The health agency said that Lagos State trails Gombe with 68 new infections, followed by Kano State which recorded 46 cases of the virus.
Other states are Edo (36); FCT (35); Nasarawa (31); Kaduna (17); Oyo (16); Abia (15) and Delta (13). ADVERTISEMENT The figures showed that they were new cases of the disease in the following states: Borno (13); Plateau (8); Niger (7); Rivers (7); Enugu (6); Ogun (6); Kebbi (3); Ondo (1); Anambra (1) and Imo (1).