Plateau State accounted for 103 of the 443 new cases of COVID-19 reported by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday.
The NCDC update showed that Nigeria now has a total 45,687 confirmed of the Coronavirus disease, 32,637 discharged patients and 936 deaths recorded.
After Plateau, Lagos State reported the second highest number of new cases with 70. The Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) had 60 new cases while Ondo recorded 35 new cases.
Edo and Rivers states had 27 new cases each, Kaduna State had 20, Osun State had 19, Borno and Oyo states had 18 each, while Kwara State had 11 new cases.
In Adamawa, there were nine new cases, seven in Nasarawa State, six in Gombe State, four in Bayelsa and Imo states, two in Bauchi and Ogun states, and one in Kano State.