Nigeria on Sunday recorded 82 new infections, taking the total COVID cases to 67,412.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known in its daily update on Coronavirus.
The fresh cases were reported in 11 states; Lagos (48), Rivers (8), Kwara (6), Yobe(6), Katsina (5), FCT(3), Nasarawa(2), Plateau (1), Ogun (1), Kano (1) and Osun(1).
The report revealed that 2 persons died of COVID-19 complications, while 236 patients recovered and have been discharged from various isolation centres in the country.
“Our discharges today include 136 community recoveries in Lagos State managed in line with guidelines,” NCDC noted.
Till date, 63,055 recoveries and 1,173 fatalities have been recorded in Nigeria.