The number of coronavirus cases in Nigeria has moved to 6,677 as 284 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in some States across the country.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday night made this known.
NCDC made the confirmation in a post on its official Twitter handle.
Lagos recorded the highest number with 199 cases, Rivers State had 26 and Oyo recorded 19.
It brings the total number of confirmed cases to 6677.
The NCDC tweeted: “284 new cases of #COVID19;
199-Lagos, 26-Rivers, 19-Oyo, 8-FCT, 8-Borno
7-Plateau, 6-Jigawa, 5-Kano, 2-Abia, 1-Ekiti
1-Delta, 1-Kwara and 1-Taraba State.
“6677 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
“Discharged: 1840.Deaths: 200”