Nigeria on Saturday confirmed 553 new cases of coronavirus.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, confirmed this recent cases on its Twitter page.
This is the highest number of COVID-19 cases recorded in a single day in Nigeria.
Lagos, the most hit state by the coronavirus pandemic, recorded 378 cases, while FCT has 52 .
The tweet read: “553 new cases of #COVID19;
“9855 cases of #COVID-19 in Nigeria. Discharged: 2856, Deaths: 273.”
Source: Daily Post