Health authorities in Nigeria on late Saturday reported 220 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the country’s total infections to 2,388.
In the latest update, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) also recorded 17 deaths, bringing the total fatalities to 85.
Meanwhile, the agency has improved on its COVID-19 microsite for Nigerians to easily access by logging on for the latest guides.
The guides included advisory guide for the use of face masks and guidelines for healthcare workers, ahead of the gradual easing of lockdown.
The NCDC said in the update that their biomedical engineers were working round the clock to activate new laboratories across the country.