The Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 102 cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in nine states.
The public health agency made the announcement Tuesday night while giving an update on its official website.
The development brings the total number of cases recorded since the Nigerian outbreak in 2020 to 166,918.
No fewer than 163,259 patients have been successfully treated by Nigerian health workers, while around 2,117 have died due to complications from the virus.
The update reads: “102 new cases of COVID19 Nigeria
Today’s report includes Bayelsa; the cases are data from the order book registered between February 9/06/2021
“8 states with 0 reported cases:
FCT, Plateau, Nasarawa, Sokoto, Imo, Ekiti, Osun and Ogun ”.