The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed two hundred and forty-one new cases of Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria.
The agency confirmed the new cases on Tuesday night, at about 11:47 pm on its official microblogging site account.
This brings the overall confirmed cases of the novel virus in Nigeria to 10819.
See below details of the newly reported cases by the NCDC.
241 new cases of #COVID19;
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 2, 2020
Meanwhile, the Director-General of the NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu has noted that 812 health workers of the agency have contracted COVID-19.
Ihekweazu said this while he was speaking at the media briefing of the presidential task force on COVID-19 on Tuesday.