On Monday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), publicly announced that 72 new cases of coronavirus has been detested.
He made this known in a post on its Official Twitter.
Lagos State recorded the highest number of confirmed cases, with 51 new infections, according to NCDC.
Ogun and Kaduna States, as well as the FCT, recorded six, four and three new cases each.
Niger, Ondo and Plateau had two each, while Katsina and Oyo States had one each.
According to an information by the NCDC, 63,036 is the total confirmed case of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
59,328 have been discharged with 1,147 deaths recorded so far.