Nigeria on Monday recorded 141 new cases of covid 19. The new positive samples raise the country’s infection tally to 194,167.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, the new infections were recorded in eight states.
River topped the infection chart with 33 cases, followed by Gombe and Lagos with 32 and 29 cases respectively.
Others are: Imo (25), Plateau (9), Benue (5), Borno (4), Kano (3) and Delta (1).
Meanwhile, no new death was reported, leaving the country’s fatality toll at 2,723.
The NCDC also revealed that 70 patients recovered from the virus on Monday.