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Coronavirus in Nigeria update: 386 new cases of coronavirus infection in Nigeria confirmed

Coronavirus in Nigeria update

Nigeria has recorded an additional 386 coronavirus cases according to the latest data released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The NCDC made the revelation during its nightly update on coronavirus in Nigeria via its Twitter handle on the 1st of August.

According to the centre, the total number of coronavirus infections in the country now stands at 43,537 confirmed The centre also stated that 20,087 COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged. COVID-19 is the disease caused by the coronavirus, known formally as SARS-Cov-2.

Meanwhile, 883 people have died from COVID-19 related complications. This means that the active number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Nigerians as of the night of Saturday, 1st of August was 22,567

Taking to it’s Instagram page, NCDC tweets: “386 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

FCT-130, Lagos-65, Ondo-37, Osun-29, Plateau-23, ,Rivers-15, Enugu-14, Nasarawa-12, Bayelsa-11, Ebonyi-11, Ekiti-9, Oyo-8, Edo-8, Abia-6, Ogun-3, Katsina-3, Imo-1, Adamawa-1

43,537 confirmed, 20,087 discharged, 883 deaths