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Imo State has recorded its first case of coronavirus.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this disclosure on Saturday night via Twitter.

It announced that 87 new infections were recorded in the country while 35 fatalities and 222 recoveries were reported.

It said that COVID-19 has spread to 29 states including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

However, the fatality figure has increased following the death of three more patients.

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It stated, “87 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported; 33 in Lagos, 18 in Borno, 12 in Osun, 9 in Katsina, 4 in Kano, 4 in Ekiti, 3 in Edo, 3 in Bauchi and 1 in Imo.

A state-by-state breakdown:

“Ogun – 35, Osun – 32, Gombe – 30, Katsina – 30, Borno – 30, Edo – 22, Oyo – 18, Kwara – 11, Akwa Ibom – 11, Bauchi – 11, Kaduna – 10, Ekiti – 8, Ondo – 4, Delta – 6, Rivers – 3, Jigawa – 2, Enugu – 2, Niger – 2, Abia – 2, Zamfara – 2, Sokoto – 2, Benue – 1, Anambra – 1, Adamawa – 1, Plateau – 1, Imo – 1,” it stated.

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