The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its latest update disclosed that 37 fresh cases of the virus were recorded in the country across 6 states and the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday.
The health agency did not report any additional Covid-19 related death.
The breakdown of the data showed that Lagos state reported 16 cases while the FCT reported 11 cases followed by Katsina – 4, Kano – 3, Rivers – 2, and Kaduna – 1.
It added that the reported 37 new infections have brought the total number of confirmed cases to 253,875 while 230,221 people have recovered and have been discharged.
With no additional Covid-19 related death recorded for the day, the death toll from the virus remains 3,139.