By Abujah Racheal
The NCDC revealed it on Thursday on its official Twitter account.
The center said on Thursday that Nigeria had registered 100 new cases of COVID-19.
The center’s new cases have been reported in eight states and the Federal Capital Territory.
A data breakdown shows 137 people were released on Thursday after testing negative for the COVID-19 virus after treatment.
This brings the total number of people released to 154,578.
The NCDC announced that there were 10,010 active COVID-19 cases in the country.
Nigeria vaccinated an additional 14,843 people on Thursday, bringing the total number of people vaccinated in the country to 1,148,168 people.
It was just two months after the country began vaccination after receiving 3.94 million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine via COVAX, a UN-backed effort that promises access to free vaccines for up to ‘to 20% of the population of the participating countries.
Nigeria’s News Agency (NAN) reports that the country has performed 1,870,915 COVID-19 tests since the pandemic began on February 27, 2020. (NAN)
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