Nigeria now has 55,632 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 176 new cases recorded on Wednesday night.
According to a tweet from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, 43,610 patients have now been discharged, with 1,070 patients losing their lives to the Coronavirus.
The tweet revealed that the Federal Capital Territory had the highest number of infections on Wednesday with 40 cases, with Lagos State following with 34 cases, and Plateau State with 26 cases.
Other states read as follows:
Enugu -14 Delta-12 Ogun -12 Ondo-9 Oyo -8 Ekiti -6
Ebonyi-4 Adamawa-2 Nasarawa-2 Kwara -2
Rivers -2 Edo-1 Osun -1 Bauchi-1.