The Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led Lagos State Government has identified Lagos Mainland as the area with the highest number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.
This was made known on Saturday by the State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi.
Government official stated that mainland tops the list, followed by Alimosho, Oshodi, Mushin, Ikeja, Kosofe and Isolo LGA.
Abayomi said the State was using the data to plan its strategies and where to place increased surveillance and isolation capacity.
Surgenig News reports that the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday confirmed 386 new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria.
This brings the total number of cases in the country to 3912.
According to the breakdown by NCDC according to the states, 176-Lagos 65-Kano 31-Katsina 20-FCT 17-Borno 15-Bauchi 14-Nasarawa 13-Ogun 10-Plateau 4-Oyo 4-Sokoto 4-Rivers 3-Kaduna 2-Edo 2-Ebonyi 2-Ondo 1-Enugu 1-Imo 1-Gombe 1-Osun
The NCDC figures also confirmed 679 persons have been discharged while 117 deaths have been recorded.