Nigeria has recorded 157 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its verified Twitter handle on Monday night. This, therefore, brings the total number of infections in Nigeria to 65,305. “On the 16th of November 2020, 157 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria”, the agency tweeted. Till date, 65,305 cases have been confirmed, 61,162 cases have been discharged and 1,163 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Breakdown of the 157 new cases reported from 9 states: Lagos (97), Oyo (37), Kaduna (9), Bayelsa (3), Edo (3), Ekiti (3), Ondo (2), Osun (2) and Plateau (1).