The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that 64 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in the country yesterday June 9, 2021, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 166, 982.
The NCDC said the 64 new cases were reported in 10 states. These, the NCDC said are Yobe (18), Lagos (16), Delta (10), Katsina (seven), Gombe (five), Edo (two), Kano (two), Rivers (two), Kaduna (one), and Kwara (one).
The center said that 2,180,444 people have so far been tested for COVID-19.
The NCDC also added that 69 people were discharged on Wednesday after recovering from the infection. It said that 163,328 people have recovered from the virus. The center added that Nigeria recorded 2,117 deaths.