BREAKING: NCDC confirms 553 new COVID-19 cases, total now 9,855

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 553 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 9,855.

The NCDC made the announcement on Saturday night via its Twitter handle.

“On the 30th of May 2020, 553 new confirmed cases and 12 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 9855 cases have been confirmed, 2856 cases have been discharged and 273 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

The 553 new cases are reported from 15 states; Lagos-378, FCT-52,, Delta-23, Edo-22, Rivers-14, Ogun-13, Kaduna-12, Kano-9, Borno-7, Katsina-6, Jigawa-5, Oyo-5, Yobe-3, Plateau-3, Osun-1,” it said.

See the breakdown of cases by state below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos4,7553,93976650
Kano95170820043
FCT61642617317
Katsina3642826814
Edo2842026913
Oyo280177976
Borno2717816726
Jigawa2701561095
Ogun2591041469
Kaduna244801577
Bauchi236152147
Rivers2041395213
Gombe156301224
Sokoto11669614
Plateau10449532
Kwara8749371
Delta8057167
Zamfara760715
Nasarawa6242182
Yobe5221247
Akwa Ibom4529142
Osun456354
Ebonyi403280
Adamawa3814204
Imo3420140
Kebbi330294
Niger302091
Ondo253202
Ekiti202162
Taraba188100
Enugu186120
Bayelsa12471
Anambra11731
Abia10730
Benue7610
Kogi2200

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