Nigeria records 506 new cases of COVID-19
As the battle against COVID-19 continues, Nigeria has recorded 506 new cases of the deadly virus in 20 states and the federal capital territory.
This was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control in its daily update on Sunday February 7.
See the states breakdown of the new cases recorded across the country:
Ondo-90, Kwara-89, Rivers-53, Borno-45, Gombe-32, FCT-28, Imo-26, Ogun-25, Lagos-22, Kaduna-14, Kano-14, Edo-13, Osun-11, Cross River-10, Yobe-9, Ekiti-7, Kebbi-6, Nasarawa-6, Oyo-5, Jigawa-1.
It was further revealed that the total number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the country has increased to 139,748 and 1,667 deaths have been recorded.
113,525 patients who recovered from the disease have also been discharged.