Nigeria Records 681 New COVID-19 Cases, Toll Exceed 14,000
Nigeria on Thursday June 11, recorded 681 new COVID-19 cases. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control made this known via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov.
The new cases brought the nation’s confirmed COVID-19 infection cases to 14,554
Five fatalities were recorded from the virus on Thursday bringing the total number of confirmed deaths from the virus to 387. NCDC further revealed that a total of 4,494 patients have been discharged so far.
The public health agency in a tweet Thursday night said the new cases were reported in 17 states. All the reporting states already had at least a case of the virus.
Announcing this Thursday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Lagos recorded the highest number of the virus with 345 new cases, Rivers had 51 cases, Ogun with 48 cases and Gombe with 47 cases.
Oyo-36, Imo-31, Delta-28, Kano-23, Bauchi-18, Edo-12, Katsina-12, Kaduna-9, Anambra-7, Jigawa-5, Kebbi-4, Ondo-4 and Nasarawa-1.
There was an increase in the number of infections reported on Thursday  compared to what was reported  on Wednesday.
On the 11th of June 2020, 681 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.
Till date, 14,554 cases have been confirmed, 4,494 cases have been discharged and 387 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
Confirmed Cases by State
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|