Nigeria COVID-19 cases have continued to rise as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday confirmed 96 fresh cases to top the country’s daily infections from the virus.
Lagos State which is the country’s COVID-19 epicentre, trails the FCT with 89 new COVID-19 infections out of the 481 cases reported for the day, according to the latest data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The new data from the agency equally indicated that Nigeria’s total COVID-19 infections now stand at 42,689 with fifteen states in the country confirming fresh cases from the pandemic.
A further peep into NCDC’s new figures showed that some newly-infected persons were found as follows: Plateau – 68; Ogun – 49; Edo – 44; Rivers – 43; Oyo – 25; Osun – 23; Delta – 15; and Enugu – 11.
Others are Kano – 7; Kaduna – 7; Bauchi – 2; Bayelsa – 1, and Yobe -1.
Since the outbreak of the disease in late February, 19,270 persons infected with the virus have been successfully treated and discharged, the NCDC data revealed, with 878 deaths reported.
Sports7 days ago
Arsenal accepts Aston Villa’s offer for Martinez
Entertainment6 days ago
BBNaija: Prince has been evicted from the reality show
Entertainment5 days ago
BBNaija: Kiddwaya evicted from the Big Brother Naija house
Sports4 days ago
Aubameyang finally sign a three year contract with Arsenal
Entertainment4 days ago
BBNaija: Nengi secures spot in the final week of the show after winning HOH challenge