The latest figures from the NCDC show that no fewer than 462 people have newly contracted the deadly coronavirus disease
The new cases bring the total of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 43, 151
The death toll increased by only one according to the information from the NCDC
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 462 fresh cases of the coronavirus pandemic COVID-19 across the country.
According to statistics released by the agency late on Friday, July 31, the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja led the table of cases with 93.
Lagos dropped to second on the table with 78 cases while Plateau, Kaduna and Oyo states completed the top five with 64, 54 and 47 cases respectively.
462 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
879 deaths pic.twitter.com/m4LZc6V7eI
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) July 31, 2020
Sadly, one person was reported dead on Friday to bring the death from the virus to 879.
On the bright side, NCDC also reported that 295 people recovered from the disease across the nation. One of such people is the governor of Ebonyi state.
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