Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has reported 246 new Covid-19 cases in 10 states across the country in last 24 hours. These bring the total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases since first infection was recorded in Nigeria on February 27 to 67,220
The affected states include Lagos-81; FCT-73; Plateau-39; Kaduna-25; Ogun-13; Bauchi-5; Rivers-4: Ekiti, Taraba and Kano-2 each.
Meanwhile, the number of successfully treated Covid-19 cases in Nigeria has risen to 62,686 following the recovery of 101 more patients in the last 24 hours nationwide.
The NCDC figures show that 2 persons died of Covid-19 related complications across Nigeria in the last 24 hours with the national death toll put at 1,171
(Editor: Terverr Tyav)