The Federal Government through the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 1,624 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 22 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The total number of confirmed infections in the country has now risen to 137,654.
The NCDC made the announcement last night while giving the usual daily report on its website.
The total number of COVID-19 related deaths in the country to 1,641.
The report reads: “1624 new cases of #COVID19 Nigeria.
“Our discharges today include 831 community recoveries in Lagos State and 85 in Kaduna State managed in line with guidelines”.