Nigeria Records 304 More COVID-19 Cases, Three Deaths

Nigeria Records 304 More COVID-19 Cases, Three Deaths 2
A well being employee helps his colleague together with his PPE throughout neighborhood testing as a part of efforts to curb the unfold of COVID-19. Sodiq Adelakun/Channels TV

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 304 new circumstances of COVID-19 throughout 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja.

In its newest replace on the pandemic, the company disclosed that three extra contaminated folks misplaced the struggle in opposition to the illness.

The NCDC didn’t report any new case for Lagos which is the epicentre of the pandemic within the nation.

Rivers State recorded 154 extra circumstances – the very best variety of day by day infections – among the many states with new circumstances – on Friday.

It was adopted by Ekiti the place 33 new infections had been reported, whereas Edo and Abuja recorded 20 and 18 extra circumstances, respectively.

Others are Oyo – 17, Cross River – 15, Delta – 15, Akwa Ibom – 13, Ogun – 11, Bayelsa – 4, Sokoto – two, Gombe – one, and Nasarawa – one.

Since the nation recorded its first circumstances in February 2020, the NCDC has confirmed a complete of 185,571 circumstances from the two,648,684 examined thus far.

Of the determine, 168,124 individuals who examined constructive to the illness have recovered and have been discharged whereas the nation’s dying toll stands at 2,247.

Amid the third wave of the pandemic, the Federal Government has referred to as on the folks to proceed to stick to the measures put in place to curb the unfold of the illness.

Similarly, the federal government has obtained extra donations of vaccines from varied worldwide our bodies and flagged off the second section of the vaccination train in its bid to achieve herd immunity of the Nigerian inhabitants.

See the breakdown of circumstances in response to states beneath:

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 69,698 10,704 58,529 465
FCT 20,357 383 19,801 173
Rivers 9,222 1,116 7,997 109
Kaduna 9,203 12 9,125 66
Plateau 9,135 23 9,055 57
Oyo 7,748 480 7,116 152
Ogun 5,156 287 4,798 71
Edo 5,101 135 4,777 189
Kano 4,036 8 3,918 110
Ondo 3,810 217 3,523 70
Akwa Ibom 3,650 725 2,893 32
Kwara 3,402 277 3,068 57
Delta 2,795 164 2,556 75
Osun 2,663 23 2,573 67
Enugu 2,540 10 2,501 29
Nasarawa 2,412 28 2,345 39
Gombe 2,234 36 2,154 44
Katsina 2,164 29 2,100 35
Ebonyi 2,047 12 2,003 32
Anambra 2,043 56 1,968 19
Abia 1,791 8 1,760 23
Imo 1,697 14 1,645 38
Bauchi 1,553 2 1,534 17
Benue 1,366 15 1,327 24
Borno 1,344 1 1,305 38
Ekiti 1,231 227 990 14
Adamawa 1,134 4 1,098 32
Taraba 1,059 30 1,005 24
Bayelsa 985 39 920 26
Niger 964 30 914 20
Sokoto 794 4 762 28
Jigawa 562 25 521 16
Yobe 499 0 490 9
Cross River 470 27 422 21
Kebbi 450 42 392 16
Zamfara 251 7 236 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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