By Binebai Princewill
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday confirmed 779 new cases in the country with Delta State recording 47, bringing the total number across the country to 24, 077 cases.
The NCDC noted that Nigeria has recorded 558 deaths so far as well as 8,625 discharged cases.
This was obtained from the verified Twitter handle of the NCDC by The Liberator Newspaper.
The statement from NCDC reads in full below:
779 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;