Nigeria records 575 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 29286
The fight against COVID-19 in Nigeria worsens as COVID-19 cases increases to 29286 as 575 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Monday, July 6.
The new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
According to NCDC, Lagos recorded 123 new cases, FCT-100, Delta-58, Edo-52, Ogun-42, Katsina-24, Bayelsa-23, Rivers-22, Borno-19, Plateau-18, Ondo-18, Oyo-17, Kwara-15, Osun-13, Enugu-9, Nasarawa-7, Abia-6, Cross River-5, Kaduna-3, Ekiti-1.
Nigeria has now recorded 29,286 cases of COVID-19 with 654 deaths while 11,828 patients have been discharged from various Isolation centers across the country.
In a related story, WITHIN NIGERIA reported that Nigeria’s coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Sunday, increased to 28,711 as 544 new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Sunday night. it also said that 199 of the new infections were recorded in Lagos.
“544 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-199 Ebonyi-65 Oyo-47 Ondo-46 Ogun-31 Edo-30 FCT-28 Katsina-25 Plateau-15 Bayelsa-11 Kaduna-10 Adamawa-10 Akwa Ibom-8 Gombe-7 Kano-4 Taraba-3 Rivers-2 Abia-2 Ekiti-1.”