The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded a drastic increase in the number of new COVID-19 infections in Nigeria.
NCDC on its Twitter page confirmed 758 new cases.
This brings the total number of cases in the country to 74,132.
FCT had the highest number of cases at 305, followed by Lagos, Kaduna, Bauchi and Gombe with 152, 103, 44, 35 and 31 cases, respectively.
The other states recorded as follows:
Rivers-17, Sokoto-15, Kwara-13, Kano-9
Ebonyi-8, Ogun-5, Osun-5, Oyo-4, Edo-4
Anambra-4, Bayelsa-2, Ekiti-1 and Taraba-1