By:Babagana Bukar Wakil, Maiduguri
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC has recorded 318 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 69,255.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Sunday monitored by our corespondent in Maiduguri.
Nigerian Centre for Desease Control has said that on the 6th of December 2020, 318 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.
The 318 new cases are reported from 14 states- Lagos 104, Kaduna 59, FCT 50, Rivers 17, Ogun 16, Kano 14, Nasarawa 14, Akwa Ibom 10, Katsina 10, Edo 7, Oyo 5, Sokoto 5, Plateau 4, Taraba 3.
Since the outbreak of the pandemic in Nigeria total of 69,255 cases have been confirmed, 64,774 cases have been discharged while 1,180 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.