The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 121new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 162,762.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.
“121 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-40 FCT-15 Katsina-12 Kaduna-11 Imo-8 Kebbi-8 Nasarawa-8 Delta-7 Edo-3 Osun-3 Rivers-3 Ekiti-1 Jigawa-1 Kano-1.”
In the past two weeks, Nigeria recorded 3,414 new COVID-19 infections, which is the lowest the country has recorded since the beginning of the second wave of the pandemic in December.
In the penultimate week, (March 7 – 13), there were 2,300 cases, a reduction when compared to the 2,817 recorded in the previous week’s (February 28 – March 6)