The National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) said an additional 201 people were infected with coronavirus on Tuesday.
In a statement posted on its website, the commission said the current number was higher in Kaduna with 74 cases and 53 cases in Lagos.
Katsina has 40 people, Rivers State has 11, Plateau has 9 and Kwara has 6.
In Bauchi, Ogun and Taraba states, there are two, and Edo and Sokoto each.
With this number the number of cases has now reached 73,374, but 66,314 have been cured and 1,197 have died.