Nigeria recorded 601 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday August 22, as confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The cases were confirmed as follows:
Lagos-404, FCT-37, Oyo-19, Ondo-14, Abia-13, Enugu-13, Kaduna-13, Edo-12, Kano-12, Kwara-11, Ebonyi-10, Nasarawa-7, Ogun-6, Osun-5, Delta-5, Niger-5, Plateau-4, Bayelsa-4, Katsina-3, Ekiti-2, Imo-2.
There are now 51,905 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria, and 997 deaths has been recorded. 38,767 patients who recovered from the disease have been discharged.