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Coronavirus in Nigeria update: Total infections exceed 25,000

Coronavirus in Nigeria

Nigeria has recorded an additional 566 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 29th of June.

According to the centre, the total number of coronavirus infections in the country now stands at 25,133. The centre also stated that 9,402 COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged. COVID-19 is the disease caused by the coronavirus, known formally as SARS-Cov-2.

Meanwhile, 573 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 Monday 29th June 2020 was 15,158

Taking to it’s Instagram page, NCDC tweets: “566 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:

Lagos-166, Oyo-66, Delta-53, Ebonyi-43, Plateau-34, Ondo-32, FCT-26, Ogun-25, Edo-24, Imo-15, Bayelsa-13, Benue-12, Gombe-11, Kano-11, Kaduna-11, Osun-8, Nasarawa-7, Borno-5, Katsina-2, Anambra-2

25,133 confirmed, 9,402 discharged, 573 deaths