Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Friday night, announced 329 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 48,445 cases.
The data from the health agency shows that 7 new deaths were recorded in the country within the last 24 hours as the deaths figure increased 966 on Thursday night to 973 on Friday night.
NCDC data also revealed that there were 11,474 active cases, while 35,998 patients had been successfully managed and discharged.
The health agency added that the discharges record for Friday night include 1,325 community recoveries over the last two weeks reported from Lagos State in line with new case management guidelines.
Here is a breakdown of the 329 new cases by state distribution:
Total confirmed cases in Nigeria 48,445
Total discharged cases 35,998
Total deaths 973
Breakdown of total cases by state: