As the spread of covid-19 continues, 82 new infected persons have been confirmed in Lagos State on Wednesday.

The Punch reports that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control revealed the new development in its daily update on its website.

So far, It was also disclosed that the total infections in the state stands at 1,308.  While 358 recoveries and 30 fatalities have been reported so far, 920 patients were on admission at isolation and treatment centres in the state.

On deaths recorded, the Centre stated, “On the 6th of May 2020, 195 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“The 195 new cases are reported from 13 states- Lagos(82), Kano(30), Zamfara(19), Sokoto( 18), Borno(10), FCT(9), Oyo(8),Kebbi (5), Gombe(5), Ogun(4), Katsina(3), Kaduna(1), Adamawa(1)

“Till date, 3145 cases have been confirmed, 534 cases have been discharged and 103 deaths have been recorded in 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory.”