On Saturday night, Nigeria registered 386 new cases of COVID-19.
The Nigeria Disease Control Center (NCDC), which confirmed this on Twitter, said the new cases were reported in 17 states of the federation and in Abuja.
He added that four people died from complications from the virus on Saturday.
Consequently, the number of COVID-19 deaths increased from 879 to 883.
In addition, the total number of confirmed cases has increased to 43,537.
Meanwhile, 20,087 patients were discharged from various isolation facilities across the country as of Saturday night.
The breakdown of the figure by state revealed the following: FCT (130), Lagos (65), Ondo (37), Osun (29), Plateau (23), Rivers (15), Enugu (14)), Nasarawa (12) , Bayelsa (11) and Ebonyi (11).
Others are -Ekiti (9), Oyo (8), Edo (8), Abia (6), Ogun (3), Katsina (3), Imo (1) and Adamawa (1).
The NCDC said: “43,537 # COVID-19 cases in Nigeria.
"High: 20,087 And deaths: 883."
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