Edo tops list of new cases with over 100 infections


For the first time since the outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic, Edo topped the list of states with new cases on Sunday.

In a Sunday night tweet, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, announced that 104 confirmed covid-19 cases were recorded in Edo state, out of 556.

Although Edo has recorded over 100 new cases previously, it’s the first time the state would take the spot for highest figure of new positive samples in the country.

The second highest cases figure was 57, and was recorded in Lagos state.

15, 105 persons have been discharged, with 789 deaths recorded so far.

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