The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 14 cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 165,167.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle late on Sunday.
“On the 2nd of May 2021, 14 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria,” the agency report read.
“Till date, 165,167, cases have been confirmed, 155,361 cases have been discharged and 2,063 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territor
“The 14 new cases are reported from 7 states-Osun (three), Ogun (three), Kaduna (three), Akwa Ibom (two), Abia (one), Fct (one), and Kwara (one).”
The Health agency disclosed that no additional deaths was recorded in the last 24 hours.
The health agency said a multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 2, continues to coordinate the national response activities.
According to the report, 252 more people have recovered from the disease, bringing the total number of recoveries to 155,361.
It noted that the country’s active cases stood at 7,743, in the last 24 hours.
NPOreports disclosed that the country had tested 1,912,628 people since the first confirmed case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced on 27 February 2020.