COVID-19: NCDC confirms 404 new cases, total now 42,208

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday, announced that the country has recorded 404 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 42,208.

The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Tuesday night.

“On the 29th of July 2020, 404 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 42208 cases have been confirmed, 19004 cases have been discharged and 873 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 404 new COVID-19 cases are reported from 20 states; Lagos-106, FCT-54, Rivers-48, Plateau-40, Edo-29, Enugu-21, Oyo-20, Kano-18, Ondo-15, Ogun-10, Ebonyi-9, Ekiti-8, Kaduna-6, Cross River-5, Kwara-4, Anambra-3, Delta-3, Imo-2, Nasarawa-2, Borno-1,” the NCDC said.

See the breakdown of COVID-19 cases by state below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos14,95412,6192,143192
FCT3,6142,4881,08442
Oyo2,6881,4511,21027
Edo2,2414781,68479
Rivers1,7392771,41052
Kano1,5762571,26653
Delta1,4861871,25742
Kaduna1,4042941,09812
Ogun1,3362451,06823
Ondo1,12355254823
Plateau1,05656846919
Enugu79034742518
Ebonyi78516559624
Kwara75352121319
Katsina74226245723
Borno6131756135
Gombe6076052423
Abia5451144265
Bauchi539851813
Osun50026022911
Imo4683401199
Benue346282586
Bayelsa3272927721
Jigawa322330811
Nasarawa312812238
Niger2237813312
Akwa Ibom221931217
Sokoto154113716
Adamawa14046859
Anambra135487512
Ekiti13275552
Kebbi904797
Zamfara771715
Yobe664548
Taraba5443110
Cross River453393
Kogi5032

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