- On the 3rd of May 2021, 18 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria
- Till date, 165,199, cases have been confirmed, 155,371 cases have been discharged and 2,063 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory
- The 18 new cases are reported from 5 states:Lagos-8, FCT-6, Edo-2, Rivers-1, and Ogun-1.
- A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 2, continues to coordinate the national response activities
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