Nigeria records 365 Covid-19 infections, eight fatalities on Sunday


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 365 people tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday.

The latest positive samples were recorded in seven states and the federal capital territory (FCT).

According to the Centre, Lagos, the hardest-hit state by the pandemic, topped the infection chart with 209 new cases, followed by Ondo and FCT with 88 and 31 infections respectively.

Other states include Rivers (16), Ebonyi (11), Kaduna (6), Ekiti (3) and Plateau (1).

Eight persons were said to have died of COVID-19 complications on Sunday, raising the country’s total fatality toll to 2,598.

A total of 199,151 COVID-19 cases have now been confirmed in the country — out of which 186,418 persons have been discharged.

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