Nigeria on Monday recorded 36 fresh samples of COVID 19 infection.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, the cases were reported in seven states and the federal capital territory (FCT).
The states with the new infections are Lagos (21), Kano (4), FCT (3), Gombe (3), Niger (2), while Bauchi, Plateau and Rivers reported one case each.
The NCDC also disclosed that 260 people were discharged out of which 240 are recoveries from the FCT.
No fatalities were recorded on Monday as the death figure stands at 2,974.
Nigeria now has 213,625 confirmed cases with 206,778 recoveries.