The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 417 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the confirmed number of infected persons in the country to 49,485.
The health agency revealed this on Monday, August 17, via its official Twitter page as Lagos state recorded 207 fresh cases.
Other affected states are Kaduna-44, Ondo-38, Abia-28, Anambra-21, Plateau-20, Bauchi-13, Oyo-9 Ebonyi-9 ,Delta-7, Edo-7, Enugu-6, Niger-3 ,Gombe-2 ,Ogun-1 ,FCT-1, Kano-1.
As it stands, 36,834 patients have recovered and 977 deaths recorded from Covid-19.
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