Nigeria has recorded 626 new COVID-19 cases. This has increased the total number of cases recorded so far to 27,110, with 10,801 recoveries and 616 deaths.
At least one case was recorded in 20 states with Lagos recording the highest number of new cases at 103.
626 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
616 deaths pic.twitter.com/v4AOwNPHuN
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) July 2, 2020
The FCT also has 85 new COVID-19 cases as Oyo, Edo, Kwara and Abia follow.
Nigeria has 15,693 active cases, standing for 57.8% of the total cases. 39.8% of the cases have recovered so far while the death rate has reduced significantly to 22.7%.
A total of 141,525 tests have been conducted so far in the country.