The 176 new cases are reported from 14 states- Lagos (73), Plateau (50), FCT (17), Rivers ( 8 ), Ondo (6), Niger (5), Ogun (5), Edo (3), Kaduna (3), Oyo (2), Bauchi (1), Bayelsa (1), Delta (1), Nasarawa (1).

A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 3, continues to coordinate the national response activities.

On the 22nd of September 2020, 176 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

Till date, 57613 cases have been confirmed, 48836 cases have been discharged and 1100 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.