On Friday, August 21, 340 new cases have been recorded in Nigeria.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, has recorded 51,304 cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
37,885 patients have been discharged and 996 deaths have been recorded.
See breakdown of recorded cases in states:
Kaduna recorded 63 new cases which is the highest for the day. Other states with new cases include FCT-51, Plateau-38, Lagos-33, Delta-25, Gombe-21, Adamawa-21, Edo-20, Katsina-17, Akwa Ibom-11, Ekiti-10, Rivers-9, Ondo-5, Ebonyi-4, Cross River-3, Ogun-3, Sokoto-2, Imo-2 and Nasarawa-2