Nigeria Records 213 More COVID-19 Cases, Two New Deaths

Nigeria Records 213 More COVID-19 Cases, Two New Deaths 2
A file photograph of a healthcare employee holding a COVID-19 check equipment. TARSO SARRAF / AFP

 

Nigeria has confirmed 213 new instances of coronavirus (COVID-19) in numerous components of the nation, mentioned the Federal Government company liable for the management of illness outbreaks.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in its newest replace on the outbreak, saying the brand new instances have been reported in 12 states on Monday.

Two new deaths have been recorded, the company added.

Of the instances, Lagos recorded an alarming variety of infections – 157 – at a time when the entire nation had reported low instances in earlier months.

Coming after the nation’s business capital was Rivers the place 20 new infections have been reported whereas Plateau recorded 12 extra instances with Enugu and Oyo having six new infections.

Other states included Gombe – three, Bauchi – two, Imo – two, Kaduna – two, Edo – one, Ekiti – one, and Ogun one.

Data from the NCDC revealed that as of Tuesday, Nigeria has confirmed a complete of 171,324 instances from the two,439,850 samples examined thus far.

Of the confirmed instances, 164,798 instances have been discharged and a couple of,134 deaths have been recorded in all 36 states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

As Nigeria’s confirmed instances proceed to rise with fears and panic from residents, authorities have but to formally declare a 3rd wave of the pandemic.

However, the Federal Government and a few state authorities have reintroduced the initially relaxed protocols, as a part of efforts to stop the disturbing development.

Among the measures put in place embrace the necessary use of face masks in public locations, sustaining social distancing, and restriction of crowds in locations of worship and social gatherings.

See the breakdown of instances in accordance with states beneath:

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 62,312 3,341 58,515 456
FCT 19,944 34 19,741 169
Kaduna 9,129 6 9,058 65
Plateau 9,082 17 9,008 57
Rivers 7,534 137 7,295 102
Oyo 6,978 97 6,753 128
Edo 4,917 7 4,725 185
Ogun 4,737 36 4,647 54
Kano 4,008 2 3,896 110
Ondo 3,524 45 3,413 66
Kwara 3,162 39 3,068 55
Delta 2,663 35 2,556 72
Osun 2,579 7 2,520 52
Enugu 2,490 26 2,435 29
Nasarawa 2,385 1 2,345 39
Akwa Ibom 2,248 310 1,917 21
Gombe 2,122 9 2,069 44
Katsina 2,114 25 2,055 34
Ebonyi 2,039 5 2,002 32
Anambra 1,909 64 1,826 19
Abia 1,700 -1 1,679 22
Imo 1,663 2 1,624 37
Bauchi 1,551 1 1,533 17
Benue 1,366 15 1,327 24
Borno 1,344 1 1,305 38
Adamawa 1,134 4 1,098 32
Taraba 1,001 0 977 24
Niger 935 5 913 17
Ekiti 920 42 867 11
Bayelsa 908 2 880 26
Sokoto 786 11 747 28
Jigawa 538 10 512 16
Yobe 499 0 490 9
Kebbi 450 42 392 16
Cross River 404 2 384 18
Zamfara 244 3 233 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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