Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 143 new cases of COVID19 in the country.
The health centre announced this on Monday night in a tweet.
Solacebase reports that no death was recorded on Monday throughout the country as a result of COVID-19.
The tweet said till date, 54008 cases have been confirmed, out of the 403,347 sample tests conducted.
It noted that the 143 new cases reported from 18 states including the FCT are- Plateau (35), Kaduna (21), Lagos (19), FCT (13), Ebonyi (9), Adamawa (7), Enugu (7), Katsina (7), Edo (6), Kwara (5), Osun (3), Anambra (2), Kano (2), Niger (2), Ogun (2), Benue (1), Borno (1), Sokoto (1)
143 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,013 deaths pic.twitter.com/jCuJMtRoB0
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) August 31, 2020
Solacebase reports that 41,638 cases have been discharged and 1,013 deaths were recorded