Nigeria on Monday confirmed 315 new cases of COVID-19 infections taking the total to a new high of 12,801.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which announced the new cases in a update last night, said that Lagos State recorded 128 new cases, the Federal Capital Territory recorded 34 cases, Rivers State had 32 cases, Edo State recorded 28 cases, Oyo State recorded 22 cases, Kaduna State had 20 cases and Gombe State had 13 cases.
It said Ogun State had eight new cases, Delta and Kwara State had seven cases each, Plateau and Kano State recorded five cases, Bauchi had four cases and Katsina State recorded two case.
NCDC said 4040 patients have recovered and have been discharged while 361 deaths have been recorded in the country.
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