Nigeria has announced 684 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of persons who have tested positive in the country to 23,298.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on Friday through its official Twitter handle.
According to the tweet, the 684 new confirmed cases were from 19 states. Lagos reported the highest number of cases with 259 new cases while Oyo was second with 76.
The NCDC also said that till date, 23,298 cases had been confirmed, 8, 253 cases cases treated and discharged, while 554 deaths have been recorded so far.
684 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
554 deaths pic.twitter.com/glShs4mIZ2
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 26, 2020