By Augustine Akhilomen
Lagos State recorded a sharp decline in Coronavirus cases for the first time in months with 66 cases.
However, the total figures across Nigeria soared as 389 new COVID-19 infections dragged the toll to 12233.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made the disclosure on Saturday.
Giving a breakdown of the new cases, NCDC said Lagos recorded 66, FCT-50, Delta-32, Oyo-31, Borno-26, Rivers-24, Edo-23, Ebonyi-23, Anambra-17, Gombe-17, Nasarawa-14, Imo-12, Kano-12, Sokoto-12.
Others are; Jigawa-8, Ogun-7, Bauchi-5, Kebbi-2, Kaduna-2, Katsina-2, Ondo-2, Abia-1 and Niger-1 case.
According to the NCDC report, the nation recorded 130 recoveries and 9 deaths in 24 hours.
As of June 6, 2020, Nigeria has discharged a total of 3826 patients and recorded 342 fatalities.