The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 1,661 people. who recovered from the disease, were discharged between April 4 and April 10, which showed a reduction when compared to the 2,417 patients who recovered in the previous week.
The NCDC said that the 154,225 recoveries from COVID-19 was about 94.1 per cent of the known cases.
It said that the new cases were reported across eight states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The NCDC said the new cases registered on Tuesday included 30 in Lagos, Enugu 11, FCT 11, Akwa Ibom eight, Osun five, Kaduna four, Ebonyi and Rivers two each and Ekiti, one.
NAN recalls that the country has also tested 1,803,177 people since the first confirmed case of COVID-19 was announced on Feb. 27, 2020. (NAN)