By G9ija

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday evening, 17th November 2020, confirmed 152 new cases of coronavirus disease infection in Nigeria.

The new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed via a statement on the official Twitter handle of the health agency.

The development brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 65,457 which includes 61,337 discharged cases and 1,163 deaths.

Below is the breakdown of the latest cases according to states with Lagos State recording the highest number of new confirmed cases, followed by Oyo and FCT.

152 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

Lagos-61
Oyo-39
FCT-13
Yobe-10
Bauchi-6
Kaduna-5
Kano-4
Kwara-4
Plateau-4
Edo-2
Ogun-2
Rivers-2

65,457 confirmed
61,337 discharged
1,163 deaths.