COVID-19: Nigeria records six deaths, 226 contemporary conditions Thursday


Nigeria has recorded six further fatalities from the coronavirus pandemic with 226 contemporary conditions confirmed at some stage in 14 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday.

This used to be contained in an update shared on the Fb page of the Nigeria Centre for Illness Preserve a watch on (NCDC) on Friday morning.

The update also printed that the total an infection from the pandemic within the country currently stands at 208,630.

The centre added that the fatality toll has elevated to 2,767, while an total of 196,326 Nigerians enjoy been discharged nationwide.


A breakdown of the NCDC files printed that the FCT and Plateau Affirm displaced the country’s epicentre, Lagos, on Thursday, to crude the principle and 2d on the log with 73 and 34 conditions respectively.

Lagos Affirm, nonetheless, took the third articulate with 25 conditions, followed by Gombe Affirm within the North-east and Abia within the South-east with 22 and 16 conditions respectively.

While Osun Affirm within the South-west recorded 13 conditions, Kano and Rivers States recorded seven conditions each and every, followed by Ekiti, Kaduna and Oyo States with six conditions each and every.

Additionally, Delta and Edo states within the South-south recorded 5 and three conditions respectively while Jigawa Affirm recorded two, and Nasarawa recording a single case, to crude the ideal on the log.

The NCDC added that four states: Bauchi, Ogun, Ondo, and Sokoto states reported that no conditions had been recorded in their states on Thursday.

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