The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, via its official website on Thursday confirmed that Nigeria registered 51 fresh Covid-19 cases with a single death on Wednesday.
According to the update by the health agency, the 51 new cases were reported across 6 states and the FCT.
The breakdown showed that Lagos State topped the chart with 29 cases followed by the FCT – 12, Kaduna – 4, Bauchi – 3, Kano – 2, Ogun – 1, and Oyo – 1.
The NCDC added that the 51 new cases of the coronavirus raised the number of confirmed cases to 214,270, noting that the additional death reported raised the death toll from the virus to 2,978.
It clarified that 207,321 COVID-19 patients have so far recovered from the disease and have been discharged.