The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that 340 cases of the deadly virus was recorded in Nigeria on August 21.
The 340 recorded cases were spread across 18 states and FCT.
Here is the breakdown of the new cases.
Kaduna-63 FCT-51 Plateau-38 Lagos-33 Delta-25 Gombe-21 Adamawa-21 Edo-20 Katsina-17 Akwa Ibom-11 Ekiti-10 Rivers-9 Ondo-5 Ebonyi-4 Cross River-3 Ogun-3 Sokoto-2 Imo-2 Nasarawa-2
This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 51,304. A total of 37885 patients have been discharged from various isolation centers whiles 996 people have lost their lives.