New daily cases reports by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, announced 1,143 new infections of Covid-19 in the country.
The health agency disclosed the announcement via its Twitter account on Saturday night.
The covid-19 new figure recorded brings the total number of cases in Nigeria to 145,664, NCDC says.
Then health agency also confirmed that 13 persons died due to complications from the virus, bringing the fatalities in the country to 1,747 deaths.
The tweet read: “1,143 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria;