Nigeria on Thursday recorded 339 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19), bringing the total confirmed cases to 7,016.
As usual, Lagos state recorded the highest number of 139 cases, followed by Kano and Oyo states with 28 cases each.
It is however disturbing that death toll keep rising by the day as 11 new cases were recorded, bringing the total fatalities to 211 as at Thursday night.
Prompt News reports that more patients have however been discharged as the total now stands at 1,907.
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, tweeting @NCDCgov states:
“339 new cases of #COVID19
“7016 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria
Discharged: 1907, Deaths: 211″.