Nigeria Center for Disease Control on Saturday recorded 48 new coronavirus infections bringing the total infections in the country to 61,930 .In at least three months, Nigeria has not reported a daily figure above 300.
There has also been an increase in the number of recovered patients. Of over 61,000 cases reported so far, about 57,285 have recovered. About 3,500 infections are still active across the nation.
The 48 new cases were reported from 6 states- Lagos (18), FCT (13), Kaduna (6), Rivers (5), Ogun (5), Ondo (1).
The number of recorded fatalities has reduced.The total death toll remained 1,129 as no deaths were reported on Saturday.Over 600,000 of Nigeria’s 200 million people have been tested so far.