The latest figures by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirm that Nigeria now has a total of 254,861 COVID-19 cases.
In its latest case update dated March 9, the NCDC reports 84 new cases with no COVID-related deaths.
The new cases were reported in 6 states – FCT (62), Yobe (15), Bayelsa (3), Abia (2), Kaduna (1), and Kano (1).
According to the NCDC, no case was recorded in Abia, Delta, Nasarawa, Plateau, Rivers, and Sokoto States.
It was gathered that out of the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, 249,307 cases have been discharged while the death toll still stands at 3,142.