COVID-19: NCDC confirms 133 new cases, toll now 61,440

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 133 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 61,440.

The NCDC disclosed this via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Sunday.

“On the 18th of October 2020, 133 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 61440 cases have been confirmed, 56611 cases have been discharged and 1125 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 133 new cases are reported from 9 states- Lagos (90), Rivers (13), FCT (8), Kaduna (8), Oyo (6), Ondo (3), Katsina (2), Nasarawa (2), Plateau (1),” the NCDC 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
Lagos20,6451,00919,429207
FCT5,9185495,29079
Plateau3,5813733,17533
Oyo3,4158182,55641
Rivers2,709542,59659
Edo2,643142,522107
Kaduna2,558592,45742
Ogun1,9801991,75229
Delta1,812261,73749
Kano1,74161,68154
Ondo1,657361,58536
Enugu1,313231,26921
Kwara1,0504398225
Ebonyi1,04981,01130
Osun9085583320
Katsina904187924
Abia898188728
Gombe88311174725
Borno745470536
Bauchi710669014
Imo5891356412
Benue4846141310
Nasarawa47814032513
Bayelsa403337921
Ekiti32983156
Jigawa325630811
Akwa Ibom29532848
Anambra2752722919
Niger2731224912
Adamawa248022919
Sokoto162014517
Taraba11781036
Kebbi931848
Cross River874749
Yobe795668
Zamfara791735
Kogi5032

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