The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 501 new COVID-19 cases in the country.
The agency made the announcement on Saturday night.
Lagos recorded 195 new cases, while the federal capital territory (FCT) confirmed 50 new cases.
With the latest development, a total of 3,449 new COVID-19 cases, and 65 deaths have been recorded in one week.
As of June 6, 2020, the country had confirmed a total of 12,233 cases, out of which 342 deaths had been recorded.
However, as of Saturday, a total of 15,682 COVID-19 cases have now been confirmed in 35 states and the FCT, out of which 407 deaths have occurred.
Meanwhile, 210 new recoveries were recorded on Saturday, increasing the number of persons discharged from 4,891 to 5,101.
When compared to the figure for June 6, at which time 3,826 people had recovered, it shows that a total of 1,275 people were discharged from isolation centres across the country within the past week.