Coronavirus: Nigeria confirms fresh 117 cases, highest daily figure

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Coronavirus: Nigeria confirms fresh 117 cases, highest daily figure

Coronavirus: Nigeria confirms fresh 117 cases, highest daily figure

With the latest report, it was shown that the total number of infected people in the country rose to 782 from 665.

In a tweet on Tuesday Night by the Health Agency, stated that the new cases were reported in eight states. They are: Lagos, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Kano, Katsina,Ogun, Rivers, Bauchi and Borno states.

Even though Lagos State did not record any new case on Monday, the latest report shows that Lagos State recorded the highest daily figure of the virus.

A breakdown of the new update indicates that 59 of the new cases were reported in Lagos, 29 in the FCT, 14 in Kano, six in Borno, four in Katsina, three in Ogun, and one each in Rivers and Bauchi respectively.

As at 11:25pm on Tuesday, NCDC stated that there were 782 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. Of these, 197 infected people have recovered and have been discharged, with 25 death cases recorded so far.

A simple breakdown of all the cases clearly shows that Lagos State has so far reported 430 cases, followed by FCT – 118, Kano – 73, Osun and Ogun – 20, Oyo and Katsina – 16 cases each, Edo – 15, while Kwara, Kaduna, Borno and Akwa Ibom have recorded nine cases each.

Coronavirus: Nigeria confirms fresh 117 cases, highest daily figure

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