131 new cases of COVID-19 has been recorded in Nigeria on Thursday, September 17, 2020, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has said.
A breakdown of the new cases across different states in the country is as follows; Lagos-45, Kaduna-17, Plateau-17, FCT-16, Delta-6, Niger-6, Kwara-5, Oyo-3, Akwa Ibom-2, Cross River-2, Ekiti-2, Enugu-2, Osun-2, Sokoto-2, Bauchi-1, Ebonyi-1, Katsina-1, and Rivers-1.
The 131 new cases of COVID-19 now brings the total number of confirmed cases to 56, 735. 1,093 deaths has been recorded while 48,092 patients have recovered from the virus.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) September 17, 2020