The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 221 new cases of coronavirus disease in the country.
The new cases were confirmed in a tweet via the official Twitter account of the NCDC on Friday night.
NCDC tweeted, “221 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-59, Abia-46, FCT-22, Gombe-20, Plateau-17, Rivers-11, Bauchi-7, Benue-6, Ekiti-6, Imo-6, Kaduna-4, Kwara-4, Ondo-4, Ogun-3. Osun-3, Bayelsa-1, Edo-1, Kano-1.
“56,956 confirmed, 48,305 discharged, 1,094 deaths.”