The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says 731 members of Batch B Corps Members have tested positive for COVID-19.
The Presidential Task Force Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, stated this at the National Briefing in Abuja.
The PTF Chairman also said that there is rising rate of infections among health workers.
He disclosed that oxygen cylinders have been provided for critical care centres.
Mustapha disclosed that the President has also approved that at least one oxygen plant should be established in each state of the federation immediately.
He stated that the Presidential Task Force is progressing on the issue of accessing vaccines for Nigerians. Adding that information will be provided to Nigerians on accelerated vaccines introduction and deployment plan.