269 fresh cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, in 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
This latest figure brings the total number of recorded cases in the country so far to 158,506.
The health agency made the announcement yesterday night while giving a report on daily cases via its official website.
NCDC also confirmed 5 deaths and 80 community recoveries in Kwara State.
The report reads: “269 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
“Our discharges today includes 80 community recoveries in Kwara State managed in line with guidelines”.