Nigeria has recorded 58 new cases of the novel Coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 163,388.
Announcing the figures in a late night tweet on Tuesday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) disclosed that no new COVID-19 related deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours under review.
The Heath Agency said the new cases were reported from 11 states including the Federal Capital Territory FCT.
According to the NCDC, Lagos lead the daily case chart with 32 new cases followed by Kaduna and Enugu with 5 and 4 new cases respectively.
Other states with new infections include, Kano-4 Edo-3 FCT-3 Osun-3 Abia-1 Bauchi-1 Gombe-1 Rivers-1.
The NCDC said till date, 163,388 infections have been confirmed, 153,630 treated and discharged and 2,058 deaths recorded in 36 states and the FCT Abuja.