The NCDC made this known on Friday night via its official Twitter handle where it disclosed that the new cases were recorded in 5 states including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
According to the new report, Lagos state led with 32 new infections, followed by Rivers – with 7, FCT – 2, Akwa Ibom – 1 and Kaduna – 1.
See the breakdown of cases by state below:
Today's report includes 0 cases reported from Plateau, Nasarawa, Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ondo, Ekiti, and Sokoto States.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) May 21, 2021