Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country now 165,852
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 43 new cases of the coronavirus in 6 states raising the number of confirmed cases so far to 165,852.
The health agency announced this via a tweet on its official Twitter account.
NCDC stated that the virus has claimed 2,067 lives so far while 156,456 people have been discharged.
The tweet reads: 43 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
Today’s report includes 0 case report from Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, FCT, Nasarawa, Ogun, Osun, and Ondo States”