Nigeria records more COVID 19 deaths, as infection tally rises to 84,811


Nigeria on Monday recorded more deaths from Covid-19 as the country continues to battle the second phase of the infection.

According to the latest figures from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, 10 people died, bringing the total COVID 19 related deaths to 1,264.

The NCDC further revealed that the 397 new cases were reported from 18 states, Lagos leading with 144 cases, followed by Plateau and Kaduna with 83 and 48 cases respectively.

Others are: Adamawa (36), Rivers (22), Oyo (16), Kebbi (10), Nasarawa (7), Sokoto (7), FCT (5), Kano (5), Edo (4), Jigawa (3), Ogun (2), Akwa Ibom (2), Niger (1) , Bauchi (1), and Zamfara (1)

With the latest figure, the country’s total infection tally now stands at 84, 811.



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