The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 110 new cases of coronavirus, COVID-19 in 10 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
This brings the total number of registered cases in the country to 163,440.
The health agency made the announcement on Wednesday night via a tweet on its verified Twitter handle.
NCDC also announced the recovery and discharge of 158 patients bringing the total number of recoveries so far to 153,788.
The tweet reads: “110 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria: