Nigeria has recorded 246 fresh cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of cases in the country to 66,228.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) stated this in its daily update on Saturday. NCDC boted that the new cases were reported in 10 states and the Federal Capital Territory, with Lagos recording 66 new infections which took its total to 22,902.
Others states with a high number of new cases included Plateau, 63, FCT, 48, Kaduna, 21, Bayelsa, 19 and Rivers, 12.
The updates also confirmed the death of one and discharge of 102 COVID-19 patients.
According to NCDC, a total of 61,884 patients have recovered from the disease.