Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 276 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the new tally of confirmed cases in the country to 8, 344.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 2385 patents have so far recovered and discharged, 249 deaths recorded.
NCDC in its breakdown, stated that there are 276 new patients in Las, while Rivers trail with 36 cases and Edo 27 new infections.
Others are: Kaduna-19, Nasarawa-10, Oyo-6, Kano-4, Delta-3, Ebonyi-3, Gombe-2, Ogun-1, Ondo-1, Borno-1, Abia-1 and Bauchi-1
In its statement, NCDC states:
“276 new cases of #COVID19;
8344 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria