The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded an additional 136 new coronavirus infections in 12 states of the federation including the Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory
In the latest update on Monday night, reports from the NCDC showed that Lagos had the highest number of coronavirus cases on the list with 71 cases, followed by Rivers with 23 infections.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 58,640.
Three more deaths were also recorded in the last 24 hours, taking the number of fatalities to 1,111.
However, the total of 49,895 patients have recovered from the virus.