Nigeria’s Covid-19 cases are inching towards 60,000 cases as the NCDC announced 216 new infections on Wednesday
Plateau state leads the chart with 59 cases while Rivers and Abia follow with 27 and 22 cases respectively
So far, Nigeria has recorded 54,463 confirmed Covid-19 cases out of which 42,439 have been discharged while 1,027 have died
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 216 new cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria, taking the total infections in the country to 54,463.
The new cases announced via the agency’s Twitter account on Wednesday night, September 2, were recorded in 16 states, including the Federal Capital Territory.
Leakblast.com notes that Plateau state leads the chart with 59 cases while Rivers and Abia follow with 27 and 22 cases respectively.
So far, Nigeria has recorded 54,463 confirmed Covid-19 cases out of which 42,439 have been discharged while 1,027 have died.
Below is the state by state breakdown of the new cases:
Plateau – 59
Rivers – 27
Abia – 22
Lagos – 20
Oyo – 18
Enugu – 17
Kaduna – 11
FCT – 11
Ogun – 10
Ebonyi – 4
Osun – 4
Ekiti – 4
Delta – 3
Edo – 3
Akwa Ibom – 2
Bauchi – 1
216 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,027 deaths pic.twitter.com/vUSBtDjZWA
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) September 2, 2020
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