354 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Thursday, August 6.

A breakdown from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) indicates that the FCT had the highest number of fresh cases – 78,  and is followed by Lagos with 76.

Other states with confirmed cases of COVID-19 include Kaduna-23, Ebonyi–19; Oyo–18;  Nasarawa–17;  Rivers–17; Delta-6; Kwara–15; Akwa Ibom–13; Edo–12, Ogun-2, Plateau–11; Kano–9; Bauchi–6 ; Borno–6 and Ekiti  -6.

Nigeria now has 45,244 confirmed cases of the viral disease. 32,430 patients have been discharged so far with 930 deaths recorded.

See a breakdown of the viral disease in the different states below


  1. The weekly figure of coronavirus infections has reduced. In addition, Nigeria’s testing capacity had greatly improved. Hope things get back to normal and there’s complete open up of economy.


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