Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday announced 106 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
NCDC in a tweet disclosed that the total number of infections in the country so far has risen to 162,997.
The cases were recorded from 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory which recorded 20 cases.
The states are Lagos-33, Cross River-11, Rivers-11, Kaduna-7, Edo-6, Ondo-6, Nasarawa-3, Ogun-3, Kano-2, Bauchi-2 and Osun-2.
NCDC also announced one fatality, taking death toll to 2,058 while persons who have recovered have increased to 151,708.