17,735 COVID-19 cases confirmed in Nigeria

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria continues to rise as 587 new cases were reported yesterday (Wednesday) by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), this new addition, sums up the total number of confirmed corona virus cases to 17,735. Yesterday’s COVID-19 update by NCDC also included that 344 patients were discharged from various isolation centers across the country and 14 new deaths were recorded. 

Lagos state records the highest number of total cases at 7,616, as 155 new cases were recorded yesterday, the breakdown of the new cases are given below:

Lagos – 155

Edo – 75

FCT – 67

Rivers – 65

Oyo – 56

Delta – 50

Bayelsa – 25

Plateau – 18

Kaduna – 18

Enugu – 17

Borno – 12

Ogun – 12

Ondo – 7 

Kwara – 4

Kano – 2

Gombe – 2

Sokoto – 1

Kebbi – 1


17,735 confirmed.

5,967 discharged.

469 deaths