Ondo records 18 new cases of COVID- 19 in Two days.

Ondo state has continued to record a surge in the cases of COVID- 19.

The cases are rising every passing day as ten new cases were recorded on Tuesday.

This brings to forty the number of infections within six days.

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu had on Monday. expressed great  concern over the daily increase in COVID-19 cases in the state after recording thirty infections in a week.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC in its daily update on covid19 announced four hundred and ninety new cases in sixteen states in the last twenty four hours.

In the breakdown, Lagos is having the highest number one hundred and forty two, the FCT is next having recorded ninety new cases among other states.

Other states with news infections are Bayelsa 54, Rivers-39, Delta-37, Oyo-30, Kaduna-26, Imo-23, Enugu-19, Kwara-17, Gombe-11, Bauchi-8, Ogun-7, Borno-6 and, Benue-1