Nigeria on Tuesday announced 452 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of the cases in the country to 21,371.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) gave the figure on Tuesday night through its official Twitter handle.
The NCDC said that the new cases were from 13 states and the FCT with Lagos presenting 46% of the total number of new cases.
It said that the country recorded seven deaths on June 23.
The NCDC in its tweet reported thus:
The NCDC said that as at June 23, 21,371 COVID-19 cases had been confirmed in the country, with 13,285 active, 7,338 treated and discharged, 117, 569 samples collected and 533 deaths recorded.