Coronavirus: NCDC Records 179 New Cases Of Covid-19
This was announced by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) via its official Twitter account on Wednesday night.
Nigeria has reported 179 new cases of the deadly virus in 10 states and the federal capital, Abuja, as the fight against Coronavirus continues.
The Center, NCDC, has announced that the total number of confirmed cases is now 60,834.
NCDC has revealed that 52,143 patients had been released and 1,116 people had lost their lives to the infection.
According to the NCDC, Lagos State recorded the highest number of cases with 116 cases, followed by Anambra State with 20 cases, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) with nine cases.
Here’s a breakdown of the cases across the state: Oyo -9 Rivers– 9 Delta– 3 Nasarawa– 3 Edo– 2 Kaduna– 2 Ogun– 2 Plateau– 2 Ekiti– 1 Osun– 1
Here’s more from their official handle below
179 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,116 deaths pic.twitter.com/MLkfRhiKUI
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) October 14, 2020