Total confirmed COVID-19 cases now 160,895
As concerns surrounding the AstraZeneca vaccine increase, Nigeria has recorded another 238 new COVID-19 cases in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, made the announcement on its official Twitter account.
The health agency also announced that three patients died in the last 24 hours due to COVID-19 complications.
According to the report, the total number of confirmed cases in the country has jumped to 160,895 with 2,016 deaths and 145,752 recoveries.
The report reads: “238 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;