The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily Covid-19 update confirmed that Nigeria recorded 36 new cases of the disease on Sunday in 3 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The update released by the NCDC on Monday morning showed that the new confirmed cases have increased the country’s infection toll to 254,989.
It added that with, no fatalities recorded, the country’s death toll from the virus stands at 3,142.
A total of 249,372 persons have been successfully treated and discharged.
The breakdown of the new cases indicates that Yobe State topped the chart with 30 cases, while Lagos State recorded three new cases.
The FCT also followed on the log with two cases, while Rivers State reported a single case.