NCDC announces 179 new cases of coronavirus total hits 1,728

Nigeria has recorded 196 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 1,728.

This was announces by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday via Twitter.

The 196 new cases are from state below.

87-Lagos, 24-Kano, 18-Gombe, 17-Kaduna, 16-FCT, 10-Katsina, 8-Sokoto, 7-Edo, 6-Borno, 1-Yobe, 1-Ebonyi, 1-Adamawa.