Nigeria’s new COVID-19 cases increased for the third consecutive day with 212 confirmed cases reported Thursday according to NCDC.
Nigeria had recorded 94 new cases on Monday, 152 on Tuesday and 180 new cases on Wednesday.
With the latest update, Nigeria’s COVID-19 total case count increased to 64,728.
The total death toll remains 1,162 since no new fatalities added to the tally in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, there has been significant improvement in recoveries even as fears over an imminent and more devastating second wave of infections gains momentum.
The distributions along state are Lagos-71, Imo-26, Plateau-26, FCT-19, Ondo-17, Kaduna-14, Rivers-9, Oyo-9, Katsina-6, Osun-4, Bauchi-2, Ekiti-2-, Nasarawa-2, Ogun-2, Kano-1, Kwara-1, Taraba-1