BY BUKOLA BARDI
Nigeria may be heading towards twenty thousand mark with the emergence of six hundred and sixty seven new cases of coronavirus in the country.
Out of the latest figure, Ondo state recorded twenty three confirmed cases under twenty four hours, bringing the total number of infection in the state to one hundred and twenty six.
Lagos is still leading with two hundred and eighty one cases of a single day infection.
Other States with new infections are Lagos-281,A Oyo-45,FCT-38 ,Ogun-37 Enugu-31, Edo-19, Delta-18, Rivers-18,Bayelsa17, Akwa Ibom-17, Kaduna-14
Bauchi-9,Gombe-4, Osun-Benue-3, Nasarawa-3, Kwara-3, Ekiti-2, Borno-1
Number of confirmed cases of covid19 in the Nigeria now is nineteen thousand, one hundred and forty seven while discharges are now six thousand, five hundred and eighty one.
Death toll has increased to four hundred and eighty seven.