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Nigeria records 336 new COVID19 cases

Nigeria records 336 new COVID-19 cases in 16 states and the FCT on Saturday.

This brings the total cases to 201,630, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC.

Five people died because of complications, bringing fatalities to 2,654.

According to the NCDC, 680 people recovered and were discharged.

With 86 new cases, Lagos had the highest infection rate, followed by Benue and Rivers, with 48 and 46, respectively.

Other states that reported positive cases are Bauchi (41), Edo (25), FCT (19), Akwa Ibom (13), and Ondo (12)

Others were Anambra (11), Ekiti (8), Kwara (7), Plateau (7), Bayelsa (4), Kaduna (4), Delta (2), Ogun (2), and Kano (1).