Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 126 new cases of COVID-19.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control revealed this on its Twitter handle on Wednesday.
According to the lead agency in the fight against the pandemic, the Federal Capital Territory had the highest figure of 37, followed by Lagos State with 27 new cases.
Other states that recorded new infections were Plateau-16; Kaduna-9; Abia-7; Gombe-6; Ondo-6; Imo-5; Delta-2; Ekiti-2; Kwara-2; Oyo-2; Bauchi-1; Kano-1; Katsina-1; Ogun-1; and Yobe-1.
In all as at Wednesday night, Nigeria has had 56,604 confirmed cases, 47,872 discharged and 1,091 deaths.