The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, reported that 220 new cases of the COVID-19 have been confirmed making the total confirmed cases in the county now 2,388.
Out of the confirmed cases, Lagos State takes the lead with 62 cases followed by Federal Capital Territory 52.
The NCDC as at 11:55pm Saturday on its official twitter handle NCDC @NCDCgov stated that 220 new cases have been confirmed with 385 discharged cases and with jump in death rate at 85 deaths.
The NCDC tweeted as follows:
220 new cases of #COVID19;
2388 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria