On Saturday, there were no COVID-19 deaths in Nigeria. The death toll from the epidemic in the country is still at 2,980.
The 54 new infections recorded on Saturday indicate a decrease of 143 from the 197 cases recorded on Friday.
Total national infections now stand at 214,567.
Out of the 214,567 total national infections, 207,427 cases have been treated and discharged from hospitals.
The NCDC also stated that 3.6 million blood samples had been tested since the pandemic began.
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