Home / Health / NCDC Confirms 437 New COVID-19 Cases, Nigeria’s Toll Now 46,577

NCDC Confirms 437 New COVID-19 Cases, Nigeria’s Toll Now 46,577

A total of 437 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in the country, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed late Sunday.

In a post on its Twitter handle, the centre said 107 of the cases were recorded in Lagos State, 91 in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), 81 in Plateau State, 32 in Kaduna State, 30 in Ogun State, 24 in Kwara State, 19 in Ebonyi State and 17 in Ekiti State.

Eight cases were recorded in Oyo State, six each in Borno and Edo states, four in Kano State, three each in Nasarawa, Osun and Taraba states, two in Gombe State and one in Bauchi State.

Three new deaths were also reported, bringing the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 945.

These latest cases bring the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Nigeria to 46,577, with the virus spreading to all 36 states and the FCT.

Below is a breakdown of the confirmed cases in the various states, according to the NCDC.

States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 15,875 2,560 13,122 193
FCT 4,467 3,168 1,253 46
Oyo 2,868 1,435 1,402 31
Edo 2,382 174 2,110 98
Rivers 1,939 236 1,650 53
Kano 1,626 264 1,308 54
Kaduna 1,598 206 1,380 12
Delta 1,596 144 1,409 43
Plateau 1,502 819 662 21
Ogun 1,469 210 1,235 24
Ondo 1,284 493 763 28
Enugu 905 401 485 19
Ebonyi 870 51 793 26
Kwara 857 377 459 21
Katsina 746 265 457 24
Borno 688 84 569 35
Abia 644 122 517 5
Gombe 631 48 560 23
Osun 628 274 341 13
Bauchi 577 35 528 14
Imo 476 318 148 10
Benue 409 291 109 9
Nasarawa 370 139 223 8
Bayelsa 346 22 303 21
Jigawa 322 3 308 11
Akwa Ibom 235 30 197 8
Niger 226 49 165 12
Adamawa 185 87 86 12
Ekiti 178 99 77 2
Sokoto 154 0 138 16
Anambra 142 5 119 18
Kebbi 90 0 82 8
Zamfara 77 1 71 5
Taraba 75 16 55 4
Cross River 68 18 42 8
Yobe 67 2 57 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

About Gabriel Ntoka

Check Also

Lightning Kills 15 Cows In Ekiti

Lightning bolt on Saturday evening and reportedly killed 15 cows in Ikogosi community in Ekiti …

JOHESU Suspends Warning Strike

The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has suspended its seven-day warning strike, asking members to …

Leave a Reply

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
WhatsApp Newsbreak