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Coronavirus Nigeria update: 296 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Nigeria

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has shared the latest update on the state of Coronavirus in Nigeria

The daily updates are shared on NCDC’s official Twitter account and provide Nigerians with an accurate and trustworthy means of tracking the Coronavirus cases in the country.

According to the latest report, 296 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria in the past day. This is a huge increase from the previous day’s numbers.

This is because of the huge jump in the new positive cases recorded by Plateau State. The state recorded 183 new cases of Coronavirus within the last day.

Following Plateau State is Lagos State with 33 new cases. After this is FCT with 15 new cases.

These numbers bring the total number of Coronavirus cases in Nigeria to 55,456. Additionally, 43,334  people have been treated and discharged from isolation centres.

However, 1,067 people have sadly died from Coronavirus complications. See the full report below:

296 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;

“Plateau-183 Lagos-33 FCT-25 Ogun-16 Oyo-7 Ekiti-6 Kwara-5 Ondo-5 Anambra-3 Imo-3 Nasarawa-3 Rivers-2 Gombe-2 Edo-2 Akwa Ibom-1

“55,456 confirmed 43,334 discharged 1,067 deaths”

Simbiat Haroun studied Computer Science at the University of Lagos. She enjoys doing research and spends most of her time reading. She can be contacted at simbiat@sidomexuniversal.com.


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