Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has recorded 542 new cases of novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), worldtopnewsng.com can confirm.
In an official tweet by the NCDC, Nigeria now has 152, 616 confirmed cases of the deadly virus as at Monday.
Lagos State lead the way with a whopping 99 followed by Kwara, Ebonyi and Ogun states with 91, 48 and 44 cases respectively from the 542 new cases added on Monday.
As at 23:01 on Monday, Nigeria had recorded 129,300 recoveries and a total of 1,862 dead cases so far.
542 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,862 deaths pic.twitter.com/0fmdxwEWtU
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) February 22, 2021