A complete of 379 new circumstances of COVID-19 had been reported from 18 states within the nation with extra 4 fatalities on Monday, September 6.
This was disclosed in an replace on the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) web site, late Monday evening.
“On the sixth of September 2021, 379 new confirmed circumstances and 4 deaths had been recorded in Nigeria
“The 379 new cases are reported from 18 states- Lagos (138), Rivers (44), FCT (26), Ekiti (23), Oyo (22), Akwa Ibom (18), Adamawa (17), Delta (17), Anambra (15), Edo (14), Ogun (13), Bayelsa (8), Niger (7), Kwara (6), Gombe (5), Plateau (4), Kaduna (1) and Kano (1).”
According to the illness centre, Nigeria’s complete an infection from the pandemic presently stands at 195,890 whereas 184,882 have recovered and have been discharged.
The fatality toll stands at 2,556 and in response to the company, “A multi-sectoral national emergency operations centre (EOC), activated at Level 2, and continues to coordinate the national response activities.”
Meanwhile, the 379 new circumstances and 4 fatalities recorded on Monday is a drop within the determine in comparison with the 459 new circumstances and 30 deaths reported the day prior to this.
COVID-19 vaccinations are nonetheless ongoing throughout the nation as a part of efforts to halt the unfold of the pandemic, which is now in its third wave.
As a part of its efforts, the Federal Government not too long ago authorised the appointment of Dr Ifedayo Adetifa as the brand new Director-General of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Dr Adetifa replaces former NCDC chief, Chikwe Ihekweazu, who not too long ago obtained a brand new job because the Assistant Director-General of Health Emergency Intelligence on the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Adetifa is a paediatrician and infectious illnesses epidemiologist.
Find under, the breakdown of confirmed circumstances by State…
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|