Nigeria recorded forty nine (49) new Covid-19 infections on Monday, the country’s health authorities have reported.
Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Monday night showed that the Federal Capital Territory recorded twenty seven (27), Lagos-11, Enugu-8 and Oyo-3 to complete the list of states with infections on the day.
Nigeria now has a total of one hundred and sixty five thousand, four hundred and sixty eight 165, 468 confirmed cases of the virus.
Twenty one (21) cases were discharged on Monday taking the total successfully treated and discharged to one hundred and fifty six thousand, three hundred and eighteen (156, 318).
Again, no death was reported in the last twenty four hours as the total fatality from Covid-19 remains at two thousand and sixty five (2, 065).