Nigeria has recorded 246 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its verified Twitter handle on Saturday night. This, therefore, brings the total number of infections in Nigeria to 66,228. 61,884 cases have been discharged and 1,166 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Breakdown of the 146 new cases reported from 11 states: Lagos-66, Plateau-63, FCT-48, Kaduna-21, Bayelsa-19, Rivers-12 Niger-9, Ogun-4, Ekiti-2, Bauchi-1, Osun-1.
COVID-19 UPDATE: Nigeria records 246 news cases
written by Ayomide Arowobusoye