The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC has announced 130 additional cases of Covid-19 cases in the country bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 161,539.
The health agency confirmed the figure on Friday, March 19 via its Twitter Page.
According to the agency, the new cases were recorded from 13 states.
Lagos recorded 46 cases, Ogun- 19,Kwara- 18, FCT- 12, Kaduna- 10, Ekiti-6, Abia-5, Edo-3, Sokoto-3, Osun-3, Niger- 2, Oyo-2 and Akwa- Ibom-1.
The number of recoveries from covid-19 now stands at 147,581 with 2,027 cases of death.