NCDC confirms 12,486 COVID-19 infections

Nigeria records highest single day Coronavirus cases of 381


Nigeria recorded 260 new cases of COVID-19 infections on Sunday bringing the total to 12,486. 

The Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC), which announced this on Sunday, also said that the country recorded 12 new coronavirus related deaths bringing the total number of fatalities associated with the virus so far to 354. 

“On the 7th of June 2020, 260 new confirmed cases and 12 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours”.

“Till date, 12486 cases have been confirmed, 3959 cases have been discharged and 354 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory. 

“The 260 new cases are reported from 19 states- Abia (67), FCT (40), Lagos (38), Ogun (19), Gombe (16), Edo (14), Imo (9), Kwara (8), Katsina (8), Nasarawa (8), Borno (8), Kaduna (6), Bauchi (5), Ekiti (4), Niger (2), Ondo (2), Plateau (2), Kano (2),Sokoto (2),” NCDC said on its twitter handle.