Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases surpass 10,000

Nigeria records highest single day Coronavirus cases of 381


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday announced that confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria have now reached 10,162 after the country recorded 307 new cases while the death toll has now reached 287.

The 307 new cases are reported from 15 states namely Lagos (188), FCT (44), Ogun (19), Kaduna (14), Oyo (12), Bayelsa (9), Gombe (5), Kano (3), Delta (3), Imo (2), Rivers (2), Niger (2), Bauchi (2), Plateau (1), Kwara (1).

NCDC said it had tested 60,825 people for the virus   out of which 10,162 cases have been confirmed positive.

3,007 cases, NCDC said, have been discharged and 287 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

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