The downward trend of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria continues, as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 97 new infections on Sunday, September 20, 2020.
This takes the total confirmed cases in the country to 57,242.
The NCDC, in its daily update on Coronavirus, stated that 3 persons died of COVID-19 complications while 138 patients recovered and were discharged from various isolation centres in the country the same day.
A state-by-state breakdown of the fresh cases revealed the following: Lagos-46, Kwara-12, Rivers-11, Adamawa-4, Niger-4, Ogun-4, Osun-4, Ekiti-3, Imo-3, Kaduna-3, Plateau-2 and FCT-1.
So far, the nation has recorded 1,098 fatalities and 48,569 recoveries.