Nigeria, on Saturday, recorded 265 new confirmed cases of coronavirus, Igbere TV reports.
This was disclosed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in a tweet late Saturday.
With the latest infections, the total number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria is now 7,526.
“265 new cases of COVID-19; 133-Lagos 34-Oyo 28-Edo 23-Ogun 22-FCT 6-Plateau 5-Kaduna 3-Borno 3-Niger 2-Kwara 2-Bauchi 2-Anambra 2-Enugu.”
Since the outbreak of the novel disease in Nigeria, 2,174 patients have so far been discharged, with 221 deaths.