COVID-19: No fresh dying as Nigeria confirms 159 fresh cases


With basically the latest replace, the entire want of infections in Nigeria now stands at 209,546.

On Tuesday, the Nigeria Centre for Illness Control (NCDC) stated the nation recorded no fresh dying from the coronavirus pandemic which has claimed 2,838 lives across the nation since its outbreak in 2020.

The NCDC disclosed this in an replace on its exceptional net page slack Tuesday night time, together with that 159 fresh cases were recorded across 11 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

With basically the latest replace, the illness centre stated the entire want of infections in Nigeria now stands at 209,546, together with that the want of identified sharp cases in Nigeria now stands at 9,162, whereas 197,546 contributors like been efficiently handled and discharged.

NCDC well-known that Oyo enlighten reported 130 discharges together with neighborhood discharge on Tuesday.


The breakdown of the NCDC recordsdata revealed that the FCT recorded the very top resolve of 71, together with a backlog for September 18 and 19, 2021.

Lagos Impart, the epicentre of the illness, also recorded 20 fresh cases for September 18 and 19, 2021.

Imo Impart in the South-east ranked third on the log with 17 cases.

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Rivers and Unfriendly River States in the South-south recorded 15 and 9 cases respectively, followed by Kano in the North-west and Ondo in the South-west with seven cases every.

While Plateau Impart in the North-central recorded four cases, Ekiti and Niger States recorded three cases every.

The suggestions also revealed that Delta Impart recorded two cases, whereas Bauchi in the North-east recorded a single case.

The NCDC added that Edo, Oyo, Ogun and Osun States recorded no fresh cases on Tuesday.

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