The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 156 new cases of COVID-19.
The NCDC disclosed this on Friday night on its verified Twitter handle.
It said the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria is now 54,743 with 42,816 patients discharged and 1,051 deaths recorded.
In the latest figure, Lagos recorded 36, FCT-35, Oyo-29, Kaduna-10, Abia-9, Osun-5, Ogun-5, Enugu-5, Rivers-4, Nasarawa-3, Ekiti-3, Imo-3, Edo-2, Kwara-2, Katsina-2, Plateau-2,Niger-1.
Total confirmed cases stands at 54,743 with 42,816 discharged and 1,051 deaths.