Nigeria on Friday again recorded zero death from the Coronavirus Disease, even as the number of new infections remained low.
The data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Friday confirmed that the number of the death from the pandemic, which spread to Nigeria on February 27, 2021, remained at 2,065.
The figures, released on the Twitter handle of the lead agency in the battle against the virus, showed that the Federal Capital Territory and seven states accounted for the new cases of COVID-19 on Friday.
There were 39 new infections reported on Friday.
According to the NCDC, the epicentre of the virus in Nigeria, Lagos State, led with 23 new cases, while the FCT and Kano and Zamfara States reported four new infections each.
Akwa Ibom, Gombe, Nasarawa and Plateau States all reported one case each.
In all as at Friday evening, 165,340 confirmed cases of COVID-19 had been reported in Nigeria, with 155,454 successfully treated and discharged and 2,065 deaths.