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COVID-19: Nigeria records 62 new infections as total cases near 70,000

Nigeria on Sunday recorded 62 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections, according to Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The latest figure brought total infections in the country to 61,992.

The country has not reported a daily figure exceeding 300 in almost three months.

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According to the health agency, more than 57, 000 have recovered out of the nearly 62,000 cases reported thus far.

This record showed only a little over 3,000 infections are still active in the country.

The total death toll from the virus rose to 1,130 after one death was reported on Sunday.

The 62 new cases, according to NCDC, were reported from 11 states – Taraba (18), Ogun (15), FCT (6), Kaduna (6), Katsina (4), Ondo (4), Ekiti (3), Rivers (3), Kano (1), Osun (1), and Sokoto (1).

Plateau tops with the highest figure in the newest infections on Sunday with 18 infections while Ogun followed with 15 new cases.

The NCDC records also showed that over 600, 000 people have been tested thus far in the country.

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