The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 37 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 166,098.
The NCDC made this known on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.
Nigeria has continued to report fewer Coronavirus cases with 37 cases on Tuesday, down from Monday’s count of 42.
According to the health agency, the centre said that four new COVID-19 deaths were also reported, bringing the death toll in the country to 2,071.
It said that the number of COVID-19 fresh cases continued to outnumber recoveries, as the country recorded 36 recoveries.
The NCDC said that the total number of active cases now stood at 7,499.