As Nigeria continues its fight against Coronavirus, 340 new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded.
This was disclosed by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday night.
NCDC revealed that Kaduna State recorded the highest number of cases, with 63 cases, followed by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) with 51 cases. Plateau State followed with 38 cases.
The body, NCDC further revealed that the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria is now 51,304 with 37,885 patients discharged and 996 deaths recorded.
340 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
996 deaths pic.twitter.com/coHVPh8vPS
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) August 21, 2020