The nation has recorded a total of 162 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Saturday night.
This makes the total number of the infection 54,905, since its outbreak in the country on 27 February,2020.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed this in its daily update on Coronavirus
The NCDC’s data shows that 3 deaths and 106 recoveries were recorded in the country on Saturday.
The fresh cases, which however indicate a significant decline compared to previous months, were reported in 14 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
A state-by-state analysis of the 162 cases revealed the following; Lagos-53, Gombe-21, Oyo-19, Delta-12, Ondo-11, Plateau-10, Ebonyi-9, FCT-6, Kwara-6, Kaduna-5, Rivers-3, Ogun-2, Anambra-2, Imo-2 and Ekiti-1.
According to NCDC’s data, 3 deaths and 106 recoveries were recorded in the country on Saturday
Till date, 54,905 cases have been confirmed, 42,922 persons discharged, and 1,054 fatalities recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).