• June 19, 2021

Another COVID-19 Death Recorded By Nigeria


By Bonita Onyeka, For Agenda Watchdog, April 17, 2020

(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – In its latest update on COVID-19, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the death of another Nigerian from COVID-19, making it the 13th fatality the country has suffered so far in the ongoing war on COVID-19. This was disclosed on the NCDC’s verified twitter handle.

The NCDC also disclosed that out of the 19 states, including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, affected by COVID-19, five states have suffered fatalities. The states are, Lagos, Edo, Katsina, Delta, and Kano, and the Federal Capital. While 152 patients have been discharged, having recovered from the ailment, 13 fatalities have been recorded across the country so far.

SUMMARY OF COVID-19 CASES IN NIGERIA – AS AT APRIL 16, 2020

Total Samples Tested> 5000
Total Confirmed cases442
Discharged152
Death13
States AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Active CasesNo. DischargedNo of Deaths
Lagos251154907
Abuja FCT6742232
Kano212001
Osun203170
Edo15951
Oyo13850
Ogun9450
Katsina7601
Bauchi6600
Kaduna6600
Akwa Ibom6330
Kwara4400
Delta4301
Ondo3300
Enugu2020
Ekiti2110
Rivers2110
Niger2200
Benue1100
Anambra1100
Total44227715213

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