A total number of 11,808 active coronavirus cases have now been confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC.
This follows the confirmation of 86 fresh cases of the virus in 7 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
NCDC made the announcement on Sunday night via a tweet on its verified Twitter handle.
The agency’s new figures bring the total number of recorded infections so far to 161,737, with 2,030 deaths and 147,899 recoveries.
The tweet reads: “86 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
“Our discharges today includes 29 community recoveries in Lagos State managed in line with guidelines”.