The Kwara State government on Sunday confirmed that 71 more people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total of confirmed cases in the state to 382.
The Chief Press Secretary to the state governor and Spokesman of the Technical Committee on COVID-19, Mr Rafiu Ajakaye, made this known in a statement.
According to him, this brings the total of confirmed cases to 382, with 167 patients discharged and 12 deaths recorded in the State.
“As at 11:00 pm on Saturday, the number of active cases is now 203, while 167 have so far been discharged and 12 deaths recorded,” he said.
Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria is 31,987, according to the NCDC.