Nigeria on Sunday recorded 388 covid 19 infections, raising the countries caseload to 187,023.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, the cases were reported from 12 states. Lagos led the toll with 166 infections, followed by Akwa Ibom and Rivers with 89 and 76 cases respectively.
Other states that recorded new positive samples include Oyo (15), Edo (12), Benue (11), Delta (7), FCT (4), Ogun (4), Kaduna (2), Gombe (1) and Nasarawa (1).
Also, the NCDC disclosed that 8 persons died of COVID 19 related complications, bringing the country’s fatality toll to 2,268.
Meanwhile, 135 new recoveries were reported across the country in the last 24 hours. summing up the total of recoveries to 168,455 since the first index case was reported in February 2020.