According to NCDC on its Twitter page, 51 new cases were found in Lagos, 23 in Jigawa, 16 in Bauchi, 14 in Kano, 10 in the FCT, and 10 in Rivers.
Kwara state reported nine new cases, Delta and Kaduna each had five new cases, Sokoto and Oyo had four cases; the trio of Kebbi, Nasarawa and Osun reported three new cases.
Ondo State recorded two new cases, while Ebonyi, Edo, Enugu, Anambra, Plateau and Niger all reported once case each.
While the number of discharged cases rose to 1,070, the NCDC said six more people had died from the virus as of Wednesday, bringing the nation’s total death rate to 164.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 13, 2020