Nigeria on Monday recorded 290 new coronavirus infections, the second lowest daily figure since June 8.
Five deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours, pushing the total number of deaths to 950.
Monday’s figure is slightly higher than the 288 daily cases recorded exactly one week ago.
Nigeria has continued to record cases below 500 for the past two weeks, a sign that the country’s epidemiological curve is heading downwards.
The latest figure brings the total number of infections in the country to 46,867, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).