Akwa Ibom has recorded 102 additional COVID 19 cases as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced 471 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus across the country.
The new cases were reported on Sunday from 13 states, according to the NCDC.
Lagos took the lead with 219 cases and was followed by Akwa Ibom with 102 while Ondo got (37) new cases.
Other states which recorded new cases include Kwara (19), Rivers (16), Ekiti (15), Delta (14), Ogun (7), FCT (5), Niger (2), Edo (1), and Katsina (1).
Till date, Nigeria has recorded 178,086 cases of the virus with 165,763 of them discharged and 2,187 deaths.