By Mary Odiong
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 418 new COVID-19 infections in the country.
NCDC made the confirmation Monday morning via its official Facebook page.
The NCDC explained that the new cases were recorded from 6 States with Lagos still topping the list with 314 cases, followed by Ogun with 27; Plateau-18, Edo-17, Enugu-11, Abia-8, Delta-7, Bayelsa-5, Kano-4, Rivers-4, Osun-2, Oyo-1.
Similarly, 18 cases were reported discharged for Enugu state for December 10, 2 in Lagos while Ekiti, Ondo and Sokoto recorded zero cases.
These latest figures bring the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 217,481 with 207,746 discharged and 2,981 COVID-19 related deaths.