Nigeria has recorded 226 fresh cases of COVID-19 across 14 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and 6 deaths.
The NCDC made this known via its website on Friday morning.
This, the NCDC said, brings the total number of infections to 20,8630.
The 226 fresh cases reported on Thursday showed a decline from the 251 cases reported on Wednesday in the country.
The centre said the FCT reported 73 cases while Plateau reported 34.
Others are Lagos (25), Gombe (22), Abia (16), Osun (13), Kano (7), Rivers (7), Ekiti (6), Kaduna (6), Oyo (6), Delta (5), Edo (3) Jigawa (2), and Nasarawa (1).
So far, 20,8630 cases have been confirmed, 19,6326 people were discharged and 2,767 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the FCT.
COVID-19: Nigeria records 226 new cases, 6 deaths