The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 41 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 165,702.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Saturday.
”41 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-16, Yobe-14, Rivers-3, FCT-3, Akwa Ibom-2, Bayelsa-2, Edo-1.”
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