The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded at least 48 cases of COVID-19 on Friday (NCDC).
The NCDC stated this in their daily bulletin for Friday, June 4.
According to the NCDC, the cases were recorded in eight states and the federal capital territory (FCT).
Lagos, the epicenter of the pandemic in Nigeria, recorded 16 infections, followed by Yobe with 16 and Kano with 8.
Other states that recorded cases on Friday are Gombe (3) Akwa Ibom (1) Delta (1) FCT (1) Kaduna (1) and Rivers (1).
According to the NCDC data, 63 people were discharged after recovering from the infection on Friday.
Also, no deaths were reported on Friday and the fatality toll stands at 2,117.
166,730 cases have been confirmed in the 36 states and the FCT since the country’s index case was registered in February 2020.
A total of 162,584 people have recovered from the virus, while 2,029 people are still infected.
CHECK THE FOLLOWING STATISTICS BELOW:
2,117 deaths pic.twitter.com/tg8TVfzdXD
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 4, 2021