NCDC confirms 5 new deaths, records highest daily COVID-19 figure in Nigeria
1,664 new infections of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has been recorded in Nigeria by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday night.
This was confirmed by NCDC through its verified Twitter account.
Five deaths were also recorded in Nigeria.
The figure was the highest ever recorded in one day since the virus was first reported in the country.
The latest figure is more that the 1,354 recorded across the country on Tuesday, confirming that Nigeria is experiencing a second wave of coronavirus.
The NCDC stated that the new infections bring the country’s total to 94,369.
https://d-28716117844274122649.ampproject.net/2012232217000/frame.html The new cases were recorded from 22 States, including the Federal Capital Territory.
The tweet read: “1664 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;