Nigeria’s COVID-19 Infections Near 60,000

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 infections are nearing 60,000 as the total number of confirmed cases stand at 57,724.

This is as Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 111 new cases on its official twitter handle Wednesday night.

“On the 23rd of September 2020, 111 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.,

“Till date, 57,724 cases have been confirmed, 48,985 cases have been discharged and 1102 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 111 new cases are reported from 12 states in Nigeria; Lagos (31), Gombe (18), Kaduna (18), FCT (15), Rivers (14), Imo (3), Kwara (3), Oyo (3), Bayelsa (2), Ogun (2), Edo (1), Osun (1),” the NCDC said.

Confirmed Cases by State
States Affected No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed) No. of Cases (on admission) No. Discharged No. of Deaths
Lagos 19,086 3,635 15,246 205
FCT 5,598 589 4,932 77
Plateau 3,304 825 2,448 31
Oyo 3,236 938 2,259 39
Edo 2,616 23 2,486 107
Kaduna 2,377 88 2,255 34
Rivers 2,277 46 2,172 59
Delta 1,800 101 1,650 49
Ogun 1,774 25 1,721 28
Kano 1,734 24 1,656 54
Ondo 1,606 26 1,545 35
Enugu 1,285 98 1,166 21
Ebonyi 1,038 1 1,007 30
Kwara 1,028 78 925 25
Abia 881 26 847 8
Gombe 857 90 742 25
Katsina 848 367 457 24
Osun 818 18 783 17
Borno 741 2 703 36
Bauchi 692 14 664 14
Imo 565 336 217 12
Benue 473 50 413 10
Nasarawa 449 111 325 13
Bayelsa 397 5 370 22
Jigawa 322 3 308 11
Ekiti 317 17 294 6
Akwa Ibom 288 8 272 8
Niger 259 15 232 12
Adamawa 234 20 198 16
Anambra 232 29 184 19
Sokoto 161 2 142 17
Taraba 95 16 73 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 85 2 74 9
Zamfara 78 73 5
Yobe 75 8 59 8
Kogi 5 3 2
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