The Kaduna State authorities has confirmed 63 new instances of COVID-19.
It stated the 63 instances have been confirmed after 281 folks have been examined for COVID-19 within the state.
In a submit on its Twitter deal with, the state authorities disclosed that the brand new instances have been confirmed in Chikun, Kaduna North, Kaduna South, igabi, Sabon Gari and Lere areas of the state.
“Covid-19 Replace, 21 August 2020: 47 sufferers are due for discharge. 63 samples examined constructive out of 281.
“The brand new instances are from Chikun 45, Kaduna North 11, Kaduna South 2, Igabi three and one every from Sabon Gari and Lere,” the tweet reads.
In the meantime, Nigeria recorded 340 new COVID-19 instances as at Friday evening.
In line with the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management, NCDC, Nigeria now has 51,304 confirmed COVID-19 instances.