Nigeria Records 460 New Coronavirus Cases, 684 Deaths


Nigeria, Wednesday, recorded 460 new cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing the country’s total caseload to 30,249.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control revealing this in a tweet via its official handle, said the total infections in the country stand at 30,249.

The health agency also said that the pandemic has 684 persons, while 12,373 have been successfully treated and discharged.

NCDC said Lagos reported the highest number of cases among the states with 150 followed by Rivers with 49.

Other states with new cases are Oyo (43), Delta (38), FCT (26), Anambra (20), Kano (20), Plateau (18), Edo (14), Bayelsa (13), Enugu (13), Osun (12), Kwara (10), Borno (8), Ogun (7), Kaduna (6), Imo (4), Bauchi (3), Gombe (3), Niger (2) and Adamawa (1).

460 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-150 Rivers-49 Oyo-43 Delta-38 FCT-26 Anambra-20 Kano-20 Plateau-18 Edo-14 Bayelsa-13 Enugu-13 Osun-12 Kwara-10 Borno-8 Ogun-7 Kaduna-6 Imo-4 Bauchi-3 Gombe-3 Niger-2 Adamawa-1
30,249 confirmed
12,373 discharged
684 deaths