Breaking on Nigeria Covid-19 as it hits 37,000: FCT Tops Daily COVID-19 Cases

ANOTHER NEW ANNOUNCEMENT OF 562 OF COVD-19 NEW CASES AS it EXCEEDS 37,000

According to the NCDC, the new COVID-19 cases were recorded in 20 states and the FCT which brings the country’s total infections to 37, 225.

The agency said 100 fresh infections were reported in Nigeria’s COVID-19 epicentre – Lagos – with Plateau having 52 cases.

Other states with new cases for the day are:  Kwara – 50, Abia – 47,  Kaduna – 35,  Benue – 34,  Oyo – 26,  Ebonyi – 24,  Kano – 16, Niger – 15,  Anambra – 14, and Gombe – 12.

The rest cases for the day were found in:  Edo – 11, Rivers – 6,  Nasarawa – 5,  Delta – 5,  Borno – 3,  Enugu – 2,  Bauchi – 2 and  Kebbi – 1.

Similarly, the NCDC data showed that of the number of persons infected with the virus in Nigeria,  15,333 have been discharged.

However, 21, 082 cases are still active with 801 deaths reported so far.