COVID-19: Nigeria records five deaths, 176 fresh cases Friday


Nigeria has recorded five extra fatalities from the coronavirus pandemic with 176 unusual cases reported across 11 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

This became contained in an update shared on the Facebook web page of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Regulate (NCDC) tiring Friday night.

The tips signifies that Nigeria’s total an infection from the pandemic currently stands at 210,136 whereas the fatality toll stands at 2,855.

In conserving with the centre, a total of 198,117 Nigerians be pleased purchased treatment and discharged nationwide since the begin of the pandemic nearly two years within the past..


The FCT and Plateau from the North-central took the principle and 2d positions respectively on the an infection chart on Friday. Whereas the venerable recorded 73 cases the latter reported 25 cases.

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This became adopted by Rivers within the South-south with 20 cases whereas Kano State within the North-west recorded 18 cases, adopted by Lagos State, the epicentre of the illness with 15 cases, and Bauchi State within the North-east recorded nine cases.

Also, Osun and Ekiti states within the South-west recorded eight and three cases respectively, whereas Edo State within the South-south reported a single case.

Bayelsa, Niger and Sokoto states recorded a single case every.

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