The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as at 11:55 pm on Friday disclosed that there are 684 new cases of the virus in the country making a total of 23298 persons infected with the disease.
In a tweet posted on Friday evening, the agency said 684 new cases were confirmed in Nigeria:with five deaths
NCDC said : Till date, 23298 cases have been confirmed, 8253 cases have been discharged and 554 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
The 684 new cases are reported from 19 states- Lagos(259),Oyo(76), Katsina(69), Delta(66), Rivers(46), Ogun(23), Edo(22), Osun(22), Ebonyi(21), FCT(20), Kaduna(16), Ondo(10), Imo(9), Abia(9), Gombe(5)
It further stated that; “On the 26th of June 2020, 684 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
“No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.” It added.