Nigeria coronavirus case has reached 51,304 with 340 new infections recorded across the country on Friday, August 21, 2020.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, which released the figure said Kaduna recorded 63 new cases which is the highest for the day, FCT-51 and Plateau-38.
Others are, Lagos-33, Delta-25, Gombe-21, Adamawa-21, Edo-20, Katsina-17, Akwa Ibom-11, Ekiti-10, Rivers-9, Ondo-5, Ebonyi-4, Cross River-3, Ogun-3, Sokoto-2, Imo-2 and Nasarawa-2
37,885 patients have been discharged and 996 deaths have been recorded.
See an update of the number of cases per states below