COVID-19: NCDC confirms 236 new cases, total now 65,693

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 236 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 65,693

The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Wednesday. 

It said the new cases were confirmed in 14 states.

“On the 18th of November 2020, 236 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 65,693 cases have been confirmed, 61,457 cases have been discharged and 1,163 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory

“The 236 new cases are reported from 14 states- Lagos (142), Ogun (19), Kaduna (15), FCT (14), Imo (14), Rivers (14), Plateau (6), Katsina (3), Ekiti (2), Jigawa (2), Oyo (2), Cross River (1), Kano (1), Taraba (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
Lagos22,7041,30521,179220
FCT6,3993785,93982
Plateau3,730533,64433
Oyo3,6953903,26045
Rivers2,9301062,76559
Kaduna2,793802,66746
Edo2,690192,559112
Ogun2,122941,99731
Delta1,823371,73749
Kano1,768241,69054
Ondo1,722981,58539
Enugu1,332211,29021
Kwara1,088331,02827
Ebonyi1,05561,01930
Katsina9681193324
Osun9421690620
Gombe9385685725
Abia92699089
Bauchi7501672014
Borno745470536
Imo6623761312
Benue4932246011
Nasarawa48514732513
Bayelsa4262338221
Ekiti348133296
Jigawa327830811
Akwa Ibom319212899
Niger2861026412
Anambra285126519
Adamawa261423819
Sokoto165014817
Taraba156111396
Kebbi931848
Yobe9213718
Cross River903789
Zamfara791735
Kogi5032

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