Deaths recorded from COVID-19 crossed the 1000 mark on Monday as the NCDC announced figures for the day.
Lagos recorded the highest number of cases with 98 cases from a total of 321 cases. At least a case was recorded in 25 states in the country.
The total number of discharged Coronavirus patients stands at 39,257. Total tests conducted are 379,542 tests.
321 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) August 24, 2020
The active cases of COVID-19 are 12,287 cases with the death rate currently standing at 1.9% while discharged cases are over 70% of the total number of cases.