The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday evening, confirmed 169 new cases of coronavirus infection in Nigeria.
The health agency disclosed this in a statement via its Twitter handle.
This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 66974 which includes 62,585 discharged cases and 1,169 deaths.
Below is the breakdown of the latest cases according NCDC. BKaduna recorded the highest number of new confirmed cases.