Nigeria on Saturday recorded six hundred and sixty-one, 661, new COVID-19 cases in the country.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, confirmed the development in a tweet on Saturday night.
The data released indicated that Lagos had 230 cases while Rivers followed with 127.
With this development, Nigeria now has a total of 19,808 confirmed cases of the infection and 506 deaths.
NCDC tweeted, “661 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria;
“19,808 confirmed. 6,718 discharged.