The United Kingdom has recorded 1,325 daily coronavirus deaths, being its deadliest day of pandemic
The country also reported more than 68,000 daily coronavirus cases for first time on Friday.
Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine appears to work against mutation in new variants discovered in UK and South Africa.
The United States reports more than 4,000 daily coronavirus deaths for first time since the commencement of the pandemic.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded 1544 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria.
Also, 1,342 deaths have so far been recorded.
See the breakdown of 1544 new cases of COVID-19 reported by Nigeria’s NCDC below:
The discharges on Friday included 264 community recoveries in Lagos State and 147 community recoveries in Plateau State managed in line with guidelines.
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