Nigeria Records 501 Fresh COVID-19 Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 501 fresh cases of Coronavirus across 10 states in Nigeria and the FCT.

The NCDC made the announcement on Saturday, through its verified twitter handle @NCDCgov.

The breakdown of the figures per state as released by the Centre is as follows: Lagos: 195; FCT:50; Kano: 42; Kaduna: 27; Edo: 26; Oyo: 22; Imo: 21; Gombe: 17; Benue: 12; Enugu: 12; Delta: 11; Anambra: 11; Ebonyi: 10; Nasarawa: 9; Ogun: 9; Bauchi: 8; Kebbi: 4; Akwa Ibom: 3; Jigawa: 3; Katsina: 3; Yobe: 2; Borno: 2; Kwara: 1 and Ondo: 1.

According to information released by the Centre, the total number of infected persons in the country now stands at 15,682 with 5,101 patients discharged while the country has recorded 407 deaths as a result of the virus.


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