The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 236 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 Wednesday.
The new cases brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 65,693.
NCDC tweeted, “236 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-142, Ogun-19, Kaduna-15, FCT-14, Imo-14, Rivers-14, Plateau-6, Katsina-3, Ekiti-2, Jigawa-2, Oyo-2, Cross River-1, Kano-1, Taraba-1.
“65,693 confirmed, 61,457 discharged, 1,163 deaths.”