Nigeria has recorded 453 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, August 8th, 2020.
Data from the NCDC showed that the cases were spread across 19 states, and the FCT.
The states with the 453 new cases are FCT-75, Lagos-71, Benue-53, Delta-39, Borno-30, Enugu-25, Plateau-24, Osun-20, Abia-19, Oyo-17, Kaduna-16, Kano-13, Ebonyi-13, Ogun-9, Kwara-7, Ondo-6, Gombe-3, Ekiti-2, Akwa Ibom-1, and Rivers-1.
NCDC also announced that as of 11:30 pm on 8th August, there are 46,140 total COVID-19 confirmed cases reported in Nigeria.
33,044 patients have been discharged with 942 deaths across the country.