By Chibuike Nwabuko
Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday reported that 1,102 persons have died from Coronavirus in the country since the index case was recorded on 27th February 2020.
According to a tweet released by the body, 125 new cases were confirmed around the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 57, 849.
49,098 persons have so far been discharged.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of cases in the country on Thursday, with 37 cases, followed by Plateau State with 18 cases. The Federal Capital Territory recorded 17 cases with Ogun State recorded 15 cases.
Other states read as follows:
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