Nigeria on Sunday recorded 838 new Coronavirus cases in new samples collected around the country.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this is a statement late Sunday evening.
The statement also said seven persons sadly passed as a result of COVID19 complications; while the positive samples came from sixteen states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)
FCT led the toll with 297 cases, while Lagos followed with 253. Others are Plateau -82 and Kaduna -57.
So far, 84,414 is the total of all confirmed cases since the pandemic began, 71,034 have been discharged from hospital and 1,254 deaths have been recorded.