• May 16, 2021

COVID-19 BRIEFS: Nigeria’s Total Caseload Hits 51, 304, As 340 New Cases Are Recorded


By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), via a late-night tweet on Friday, Nigeria has recorded 340 new cases of the novel coronavirus,  taking the total number of infections in the country to 51, 304.

Breakdown of the fresh cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is as follows: Kaduna-63, FCT-51, Plateau-38, Lagos-33, Delta-25, Gombe-21, Adamawa-21, Edo-20, Katsina-17, Akwa Ibom-11, Ekiti-10, Rivers-9, Ondo-5, Ebonyi-4, Cross River-3, Ogun-3, Sokoto-2, Imo-2, and Nasarawa-2.

Out of the 51,304 total cases confirmed, 37,885 have been successfully treated and discharged, while 996 deaths have been so far recorded.


Agenda Watchdog

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