The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said that the total number of active coronavirus (COVID-19) cases is now 11,808.
This follows the confirmation of 86 fresh cases of the virus in 7 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The agency made the announcement on Sunday night via a tweet on its verified Twitter handle.
The new figures bring the total number of recorded infections so far to 161,737, with 2,030 deaths and 147,899 recoveries.
The tweet reads: “86 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
“Our discharges today includes 29 community recoveries in Lagos State managed in line with guidelines”.