Nigeria recorded three hundred and sixty (360) new Covid-19 infections to take the country’s total confirmed cases to one hundred and fifty six thousand and seventeen (156, 017) as at Monday.
Data released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Monday night showed that eighteen states and the Federal Capital Territory recorded fresh cases.
Lagos recorded one hundred and twenty (120), Edo-38, Kaduna-25, FCT and Imo-23 each. Delta recorded nineteen (19) Akwa Ibom and Plateau-17 each, Rivers-16, Nasarawa-15, Kwara-13, Oyo-9, Ogun-8, Bauchi and Osun-4 each, Kano and Kebbi-3 each, Niger-2 and Katsina-1.
One hundred and thirty six (136) cases were discharged on Monday. The total successfully treated and discharged is now one hundred and thirty three thousand, nine hundred and four (133, 904). Eight deaths were also recorded on Monday taking the total fatalities to one thousand, nine hundred and fifteen (1, 915).