The National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) says the number of corona virus cases in the country has reached 56,017 after an additional 188 people were diagnosed with the disease on Friday.
According to the NCDC, there were only 1 death from the virus on Friday, bringing the death toll to 1,076.
More people recovered from the disease on Friday, bringing the total to 43,998.
Lagos State had the highest number of cases on Friday with 47 cases, followed by Enugu with 25 cases.
Plateau has 21 people, while Abuja owes 14 people.
Abia State has 11 cases, Delta has 10 cases and Bauchi, Ondo and Kaduna states have 8-8 cases each.
Ogun State has 6 cases, Imo has 5 cases, while Benue, Katsina and Taraba have 4-4 cases in each state.
Edo, Kwara and Oyo had a 3-3 draw on Friday.
Rivers and Yobe have 2-2 in each of the affected states.