• July 28, 2021

COVID-19 BRIEFS: Nigeria Records 188 New Cases, Taking Total Confirmed Cases To 56, 017


By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – According to the the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), via a late-night tweet on Friday, Nigeria recorded 188 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking total confirmed cases of the virus in the country to 56, 017.

Breakdown of the fresh COVID-19 cases in Nigeria, which are spread across 19 states of the federation, including Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), is as follows: Lagos (47),Enugu (25), Plateau (21), FCT (14), Abia (11), Delta (10), Bauchi (8), Ondo (8), Kaduna (8), Ogun (6), Imo (5), Benue (4), Katsina (4), Taraba (4), Edo (3), Kwara (3), Oyo (3), Rivers (2), and Yobe (2).

Out of the total 56, 017 confirmed cases of the virus in Nigeria, 43,998 have been successfully treated and discharged, while 1,076 fatalities have been so far recorded.


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