Nigeria Confirms Five New COVID-19 Deaths as their Toll of Infections Exceed 23,000
Nigeria has confirmed five new COVID-19 deaths with the total number of infections rising to 23,298.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this via Twitter on Friday night.
The agency confirmed the new cases in 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Lagos still remains the epicentre of the virus with 259, while the FCT recorded 20 cases.
Statistics from the health agency shows that Oyo is trailing behind Lagos with 76 cases, Katsina with 69 cases and Delta having 66.