COVID-19: 624 New Infections Cases, 8 More Deaths Reported in Nigeria
624 new coronavirus infections cases has been confirmed in 17 states and the Federal Capital Territory in Nigeria.
The new COVID-19 update in country have raised the nationwide tally to 41,804 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), disclosed this via its official Twitter handle late Tuesday.
However, 561 patients were discharged after testing negative to the virus, raising the total number of people recovered and discharged to 18,764
Also stated that 8 more coronavirus-related deaths were reported in the country in the past 24 hours, the total number of deaths now 868
According to the daily report released by NCDC, Lagos reported the highest number of cases of the virus with 212 infections, Oyo had 69, Niger had 49 and Kano confirmed 37 cases.
Others states with new cases are, Osun-37, FCT-35, Plateau-34, Gombe-33, Edo-28, Enugu-28, Ebonyi-17, Delta-10, Katsina-9, Ogun-8, Rivers-7, Ondo-5 Kaduna-4 and Nasarawa-2
Nigeria has tested 267,842 persons since the first confirmed case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced on 27 February 2020.
On the 28th of July 2020, 624 new confirmed cases and 8 deaths were recorded in Nigeria
Till date, 41804 cases have been confirmed, 18764 cases have been discharged and 868 deaths have been recorded in 36 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|