Nigeria recorded 499 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said.
This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 30,748.
Over one third of those infected (12,546) have recovered and have been discharged while 689 people have died from the disease.
The NCDC in a tweet also gave a breakdown of the new cases and the states they were recorded in.
“499 new cases of #COVID19;
The agency also gave a breakdown of all the 30,748 cases recorded so far.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) July 9, 2020
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