The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 125 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, as confirmed cases are now 54,588.
The NCDC made this known via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Thursday.
“On the 3rd of September 2020, 124 new confirmed cases and 21 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.
“The 124 new cases are reported from 13 states- Lagos (42), FCT (25), Katsina (14), Kaduna (11), Kwara (8), Ondo (7), Delta (4), Anambra (3) Oyo (3), Edo (2), Ogun (2), Osun (2), Cross River (1).
“Till date, 54588 cases have been confirmed, 42627 cases have been discharged and 1048 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory,” the NCDC said.
See the breakdown of cases by state below;
Confirmed Cases by State
|States Affected||No. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)||No. of Cases (on admission)||No. Discharged||No. of Deaths|
125 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,048 deaths pic.twitter.com/map9w85Kfp
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) September 3, 2020
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Nigeria confirms 125 cases