COVID-19: Nigeria records new cases in 8 states
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 48 new cases of the coronavirus in 8 states and one death from complications of the virus in the last 24 hours.
According to NCDC in a Tweet on its official page, the new figures raised the total confirmed cases in the country to 162,641 while 150,466 people have been discharged so far in the country.
The health agency disclosed that one person died from complications in the last 24 hours raising the number of fatalities so far in the country to 2,049.
NCDC also disclosed in the tweet that the “48 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; was recorded in:
“Our discharges today include 28 community recoveries in Ekiti State managed in line with guidelines.” The report stated.