Covid-19: 13 more deaths, 119 recoveries as infections surpass 16,000

Share on Social media
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

By Shola Abayomi.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 403 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 16,085.

The NCDC, in a tweet late Sunday disclosed that the new cases were recorded in 19 states and the Federal Capital Territory, with Gombe amassing more cases than other parts of the country.

The agency also reported 13 new Covid-19 fatalities, adding that 119 more patients have been discharged, bringing the nationwide recovery toll to 5,220.

It tweeted: “403 new cases of #COVID19

Gombe-73
Lagos-68
Kano-46
Edo-36
FCT-35
Nasarawa-31
Kaduna-17
Oyo-16
Abia-15
Delta-13
Borno-13
Plateau-8
Niger-7
Rivers-7
Enugu-6
Ogun-6
Kebbi-3
Ondo-1
Anambra-1
Imo-1

16,085 confirmed
5,220 discharged
420 deaths”

See breakdown:

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *