in

“106 In Lagos, 54 In Abuja” – Nigeria Confirms 404 New Coronavirus Cases As Total Hits 42,208

Nigeria has recorded 404 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 404 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 42,208.

The NCDC disclosed this on Tuesday night via its verified Twitter page, that Lagos State recorded 106 new cases, while the Federal Capital Territory reported 54.

Other states with new cases include Rivers – 48, Plateau – 40, Edo – 29, Enugu – 20, Oyo – 20, Kano – 18, Ondo – 15, Ogun – 10, Ebonyi – 9, Ekiti – 8, Kaduna – 6, Cross River – 5, Kwara – 4, Anambra and Delta – 3, Imo and Nasarawa – 2 and Borno – 1.

With the discharge of additional 240 Covid-19 patients in the last 24 hours, Nigeria has now successfully treated 19,004 cases since it recorded the index case on February 27.

The health centre further disclosed that Nigeria also recorded five new Covid-19 fatalities across the country, bringing the national death toll to 873.

READ ALSO
Ekiti Female Student Kills Boyfriend Over Failure To Give Her N2,500 To Plait Hair

“On the 29th of July 2020, 404 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria,” NCDC said.

“The 404 new COVID-19 cases are reported from 20 states; Lagos-106, FCT-54, Rivers-48, Plateau-40, Edo-29, Enugu-21, Oyo-20, Kano-18, Ondo-15, Ogun-10, Ebonyi-9, Ekiti-8, Kaduna-6, Cross River-5, Kwara-4, Anambra-3, Delta-3, Imo-2, Nasarawa-2, Borno-1.

“Till date, 42208 cases have been confirmed, 19004 cases have been discharged and 873 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.”

READ ALSO
'How I Handed Over $5 Million To Him' - Obanikoro Testifies Against Fayose In Court

See the breakdown of COVID-19 cases by state below;

READ ALSO
FG Panics As Ruga Settlement Plan Backfires Following Outrage, Criticism Among Nigerians

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Probing Loans Taken By Nigerian Government Can Scare Away Foreign Investors – Rotimi Amaechi

Nigerian Government Announces Dates For NECO, NABTEB, Other Examinations