Nigeria Records 709 New COVID-19 Cases, 12 More Fatalities
The total number of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria has continued to rise as the country confirms more infections on each new day.
While there have been high and low figures of single-day cases, the country reported 709 new infections and 12 more fatalities on Thursday.
This was revealed in an early-morning tweet on Friday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which manages disease outbreaks in the country.
It noted that the new cases were reported in 20 states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).