Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday reported 476 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
After a period of low number of cases reported, Lagos has had increase in number of cases in recent times.
476 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
992 deaths pic.twitter.com/2crpzyzHoO
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) August 20, 2020
At least one case of COVID-19 was reported in 19 states of the federation on the day under review.
There are 12403 active cases at the moment after the testing of 366,244 samples while deaths have also neared the 1000 mark.