The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 571 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 153,187.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.
Nigeria also recorded 12 COVID-19 deaths, raising the total fatality in the country to 1,874.
“571 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-170 Ogun-65 FCT-45 Kwara-34 Abia-32 Enugu-32 Kano-25 Oyo-22 Ondo-21 Rivers-19 Kaduna-19 Benue-18 Bayelsa-12 Kebbi-12 Nasarawa-11 Akwa Ibom-9 Delta-8 Ekiti-6 Niger-5 Bauchi-3 Imo-3.”
571 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,874 deaths pic.twitter.com/9Rfi3fdT2s
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) February 23, 2021
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