Nigeria has recorded 245 new cases of the coronavirus disease.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control made this known via its official Twitter handle on Friday.
This brings the total number of cases in the country to 7261.
NCDC tweeted: “245 new cases of #COVID19;
“131-Lagos, 16-Jigawa, 13-Ogun, 12-Borno, 9-Kaduna, 9-Oyo, 9-Rivers, 9-Ebonyi, 8-Kano, 7-Kwara, 5-Katsina, 3-Akwa Ibom, 3-Sokoto, 2-Bauchi, 2-Yobe, 1-Anambra, 1-Gombe, 1-Niger, 1-Ondo, 1-Plateau, 1-FCT, 1-Bayelsa.
“7261 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Discharged: 2007, Deaths: 221.”