COVID-19: NCDC confirms 97 new cases, total now 57,242

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 97 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 57,242.

The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Sunday.

“On the 20th of September 2020, 97 new confirmed cases and 3 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 57242 cases have been confirmed, 48569 cases have been discharged and 1098 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 97 new cases are reported from 12 states- Lagos (46), Kwara (12), Rivers (11), Adamawa (4), Niger (4), Ogun (4), Osun (4), Ekiti (3), Imo (3), Kaduna (3), Plateau (2), FCT (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
Lagos18,9433,49315,245205
FCT5,5515544,92176
Oyo3,2319902,20239
Plateau3,2318502,35031
Edo2,611792,427105
Kaduna2,348972,21734
Rivers2,243402,14459
Delta1,7991121,63849
Ogun1,766191,71928
Kano1,734251,65554
Ondo1,597471,51535
Enugu1,234471,16621
Ebonyi1,03811,00730
Kwara1,0257592525
Abia881268478
Katsina84836745724
Osun8172477617
Gombe7999468025
Borno741270336
Bauchi6891765814
Imo56233321712
Benue4735041310
Nasarawa44811032513
Bayelsa394337021
Jigawa322330811
Ekiti317172946
Akwa Ibom288122688
Niger2541023212
Adamawa2342019816
Anambra2322918419
Sokoto161214217
Taraba9516736
Kebbi931848
Cross River852749
Zamfara780735
Yobe758598
Kogi5032

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