The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,270 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria.
The new infections brings the total number of cases to 102,601 in Nigeria.
The health agency made this known on its official website, Tuesday,.
It also confirmed that that 12 new deaths were recorded in the past 24 hours, making total number of death toll to 1,373 .
NCDC reported that the new infections were reported from 21 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Lagos takes the lead with 435 infections, FCT 234, Oyo 103, and Plateau 86.
Other states with new infections are Rivers-71, Enugu-51, Nasarawa-41, Delta-39, Edo-39, Osun-33, Niger-31, Sokoto-23, Ondo-16, Taraba-13, Ebonyi-12, Kano-10, Abia-9, Bayelsa-8, Bauchi-7, Imo-5, Katsina-3, and Gombe-1