The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said that the country’s COVID-19 active cases increased by 317, bringing the total number to 170,623.
The NCDC made this known on its website on Saturday morning.
The agency noted that the newly recorded infections were reported across 10 states and the FCT.
NCDC posted, “317 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-172, Akwa Ibom-62, Oyo-33, Rivers-32, Ekiti-5, FCT-5, Ogun-3, Sokoto-2, Bayelsa-1, Gombe-1, Kano-1.
“170,623 confirmed, 164,780 discharged, 2,131 deaths.”