COVID-19: NCDC tests 2,180,444 samples as Nigeria records 102 new infections




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The Nigeria Center for Control () has tested 2,180,444 samples for the Coronavirus as the country records 102 additional infections.

The announced the figures on its official website on .

The public health agency noted that the additional infections brought the total of confirmed in the country to 166,918.

“On June 8, 2021, a total of 102 confirmed were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 166,918 have been confirmed, 163,259 have been discharged and 2,117 have been recorded in 36 and the .

“The 102 cases have been nine – Ondo (68), Bayelsa (17), Kaduna (5), Lagos (3), Rivers (3), Akwa Ibom (2), Gombe (2), Ebonyi (1) and Oyo (1),” stated.

According to the the public health agency, a multi-sectoral national Operations Centre (EOC) activated at level 2, has continued to coordinate the national activities.

The agency added that the country’s active cases stood at 1,542. (NAN)