The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 553 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
The latest development was communicated in a tweet by the Centre late Saturday night, with Lagos alone reporting 378 of the 553 cases.
Other states, including the FCT, reporting new cases are
With the newest figures, Nigeria has now recorded a total of 9,855 COVID-19 cases since the outbreak of the disease in the country 3 months ago. The number of discharged patients currently stands at 2,856, with 273 patients who have died as a result of the disease.