Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Friday, announced that the country has recorded 387 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 9,302.
The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Friday night.
The centre also said that the number of fatalities has risen to 261 after recording three new deaths, while 2,697 people have been discharged from the isolation centres after full recovery.
“387 new cases of #COVID19; Lagos-254 FCT-29 Jigawa-24 Edo-22 Oyo-15 Rivers-14 Kaduna-11 Borno-6 Kano-3 Plateau-2 Yobe-2 Gombe-2 Bauchi-2 Ondo-1.”
387 new cases of #COVID19;
9302 cases of #COVID19Nigeria
Meanwhile, another great feat was recorded as Osun Government says an 82-year-old woman recovered from the coronavirus disease in the state, against the belief that elderly people with chronic diseases are the highest risk group.
The woman, who was hypertensive, recovered from the virus after receiving treatment for nine days at the isolation and treatment centre, Asubiaro General Hospital, Osogbo.