Imo state is once again free of coronavirus as all seven cases reported in the state have recovered and been discharged.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which made the disclosure said that south east now have 45 cases of the virus with three new cases from Ebonyi and one more from Enugu.
On Tuesday, NCDC confirmed 226 new cases and one death in Nigeria. New cases were reported by 34 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
Of the 226 cases, Lagos had the highest number,-131) followed by Ogun- Ogun 2 and Plateau-15. Edo state had 11, Kaduna 7, Oyo 6, FCT 5 and Adamawa 5.