Nigeria on Friday sets a new coronavirus record on Friday, recording its highest new cases in a single day.
Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC posted that the nation reported 1,867 new cases.
Nigeria’s 1,664 cases posted on 7 January, 2021 was the highest the nation reported in a single day, but the record has been overtaking as the country raked in 1,867 fresh cases.
Lagos recorded almost half of the entire new cases, reporting a huge 713 new cases, higher than the 697 recorded on Thursday.
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Total confirmed Coronavirus cases stand at 107,345 while 84,535 recoveries have been recorded since the outbreak of the virus.