The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management, NCDC, has confirmed 287 extra instances of coronavirus (COVID-19) within the nation.
The brand new recorded infections convey the overall variety of confirmed instances in Nigeria to 159,933.
The Nigerian well being company made the announcement on Thursday night time whereas giving an replace on its official web site.
In keeping with the report, seven individuals died within the final 24 hours, bringing the overall variety of deaths up to now to 2,001.
NCDC additionally introduced the restoration and discharge of two,117 sufferers in Lagos State and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Thus far, about 142,404 sufferers have been efficiently handled and discharged from numerous isolation centres throughout the nation.
The report reads: “287 new instances of #COVID19Nigeria;
“Our discharges right now embody 1,858 neighborhood recoveries in FCT and 259 neighborhood recoveries in Lagos State managed in step with pointers”.
COVID-19: NCDC stories 287 contemporary instances, 2,117 recoveries