Nigeria has recorded 169 new cases of the virus in 12 states of the country with Kaduna having the highest figure of 74.
The new figure takes the total cases to 66974 even as recoveries hit 62,585.
According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 1,169 deaths have been recorded so far.
169 New Cases of COVID-19 are as follows:
Total confirmed: 66974
Total discharged: 62,585
Total deaths: 1,169