Nigeria’s COVID-19 deaths exceed 1000, with 322 new infections

0

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced a total of 322 new COVID-19 infections in the country, even as the number of deaths as a result of the virus has exceeded 1000.

With the latest number of cases, Nigeria has now recorded a total 52,227 cases so far.

The breakdown of the figure released by NCDC via its verified Twitter handle shows Lagos state leading with 130 cases, while Bauchi State trailed with 36 cases.

Details of the number of cases recorded by each of the states on Sunday August 23, 2020 are contained below:

Lagos-130

Bauchi-36

FCT-25

Edo-17

Bayelsa-14

Ogun-14

Oyo-14

Anambra-13

Kaduna-12

Ondo-11

Abia-10

Osun-6

Plateau-5

Kwara-5

Kano-4

Ebonyi-3

Sokoto-2

Borno-1

The release further showed that a total of 38, 945 persons have been discharged while the country has recorded 1002 deaths so far.

 

Copyright ©Anambra City News.

All rights reserved. This post: 'Nigeria’s COVID-19 deaths exceed 1000, with 322 new infections' and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from Anambra City News.

Contact: info@ancity.com.ng

 

Share your story with us:


Phone: 090 387 387 31
WhatsApp: 090 387 387 31
Facebook: /ancityonline
Twitter: @ancityonline
Instagram: @ancityonline

Contact us also for advertisement

Thanks for reading!

READ ALSO  Lekki tollgate killings: Surveillance camera stopped working at 8pm says Omomuwa

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Comments
Loading...