Health authorities in Nigeria on Thursday reported one hundred (100) new Covid-19 infections in eight states and the Federal Capital Territory.
Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control obtained on Thursday night showed that the country now has a total of one hundred and sixty four thousand, five hundred and eighty eight (164, 588) confirmed cases of the Coronavirus.
Fresh cases were recorded in Taraba-64, Lagos-21, FCT-4, Rivers-3, Akwa Ibom-2, Kaduna-2, Oyo-2, Bauchi-1 and Nasarawa-1.
A total of one hundred and thirty seven (137) cases were discharged across the country on Thursday as the total successfully discharged grew to one hundred and fifty four thousand, five hundred and seventy eight (154, 578).
Zero death was reported on Thursday leaving the total Covid-19 fatality at two thousand and sixty one (2, 061).