Nigeria has recorded 360 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its verified Twitter handle yesterday, March 1, 2021. Therefore, the total number of infections in Nigeria is 156,017. Furthermore, there are now 133,904 discharged cases. Meanwhile, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory have recorded 1,915 deaths.
Breakdown of the 360 new cases reported from 19 states; Lagos-120 Edo-38 Kaduna-25 FCT-23 Imo-23 Delta-19 Akwa Ibom-17 Plateau-17 Rivers-16 Nasarawa-15 Kwara-13 Oyo-9 Ogun-8 Bauchi-4 Osun-4 Kano-3 Kebbi-3 Niger-2 Katsina-1