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310 new COVID-19 cases take Nigeria’s total to 68,937. Deaths, recoveries updated

Nigeria on Saturday recorded 310 fresh COVID-19 cases.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which disclosed this on its Twitter handle, said the new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 11 states of the federation and Abuja.

It added that the number of COVID-19 fatalities in Nigeria stood at 1,180 as at Saturday night.

Also, the total number of confirmed cases increased to 68,937.

Meanwhile, 64,650 COVID-19 patients have been discharged from various isolation facilities in the country.

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The breakdown of the figure on a state-by-state basis revealed the following: FCT (128), Lagos (86), Kaduna (26), Katsina (20), Rivers (19), Oyo (7), Benue (5), Edo (5), Jigawa (5), Ogun (5), Bayelsa (2), and Kano (2).

“Total confirmed COVID-19 cases: 68,937.

“Discharged: 64,650 AND Deaths: 1,180.”

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