Nigeria has recorded a new high coronavirus figure of 593 cases across the country on Wednesday August 19, 2020.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which released the figure gave a breakdown of the new cases across states as follows; Plateau-186, Lagos-172, FCT-62, Oyo-27 and Delta-25.
Others are Rivers-20, Ondo-19, Edo-18, Kaduna-17, Enugu-12, Akwa Ibom-10, Ogun-7, Abia-6, Gombe-6, Kano-3 and Osun-3.
There are currently 50,488 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country and 985 deaths recorded. 37,304 patients who recovered have also been discharged.