Nigeria, today, recorded its highest daily COVID-19 infection figure since the beginning of the outbreak in late February.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, disclosed on it’s official twitter account that the country registered 1,145 new confirmed cases today, December 17, 2020.
This brings the confirmed cases to 76,207, while discharged cases are 67,110. The number of deaths recorded so far also stands at 1201.
See the breakdown of the new cases recorded across the nation below: