The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 360 new cases of COVID-19 in 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
With the new figures, the total number of recorded cases in the country has jumped to 156,017.
The public health agency made the confirmation on Monday night via its official website while giving a report on its daily recorded cases.
The report indicated that the country recorded seven deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of fatalities to 1,915.
The report reads: “360 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
“Our discharges today includes 81 community recoveries in Lagos State and 70 in the FCT managed in line with guidelines”.