Nigeria has hit 15,181 confirmed cases of Coronavirus after 627 people tested positive in 22 states of the country on Friday.
Data released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, showed 229 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, 65 in FCT, 54 in Abia, 42 in Borno, 35 in Oyo, 28 in Rivers, 28 in Edo, 27 in Gombe and 21 in Ogun.
Others are 18 in Plateau, 18 in Delta, 10 in Bauchi, 10 in Kaduna, 9 in Benue, 8 in Ondo, 6 in Kwara, 4 in Nasarawa, 4 in Enugu, 3 in Sokoto, 3 in Niger, 3 in Kebbi, 1 in Yobe, and 1 in Kano.
In total, 4,891 patients have been discharged from various Isolation centers across the country, while 399 deaths have been recorded.
See an update of the number of cases by state below.