Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Surpass 3,000 As Death Toll Hits New High of 103
The number of (COVID-19) cases in the country has surpassed the mark of 3,000.
The update on the outbreak was released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday night.
According to the health agency, 195 new cases of COVID-19 were reported across 12 states of the Federation, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja.
While the government is gradually easing the lockdown, Lagos has the highest figure of new infections with 82 cases, followed by Kano which has 30.
Zamfara also reported 19 new cases, Sokoto has 18, Borno recorded 10, FCT has nine, and Oyo reported eight infections.
The remaining states are Kebbi – five, Gombe – five, Ogun – four, Katsina – three, Kaduna – one, and Adamawa – one.
See the case summary of COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria below:
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|