COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 125 new cases, total now 54,588

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 AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos18,2192,78415,233202
FCT5,2383,5931,58560
Oyo3,1391,1471,95537
Plateau2,7081,0401,63830
Edo2,5921382,354100
Kaduna2,174912,05132
Rivers2,1681032,00857
Delta1,7561131,59548
Kano1,727821,59154
Ogun1,671821,56326
Ondo1,5501381,38032
Enugu1,179701,08821
Ebonyi1,0053794127
Kwara97416578425
Katsina81032945724
Abia798787128
Osun7903074317
Borno7413467136
Gombe7235964123
Bauchi6692263314
Imo52930821011
Benue4601602919
Nasarawa43412429812
Bayelsa3911235821
Jigawa322330811
Akwa Ibom280342388
Ekiti278542195
Niger2431521612
Adamawa2283318015
Anambra2191918119
Sokoto159114216
Kebbi933828
Taraba879735
Cross River832738
Zamfara780735
Yobe670598
Kogi5032

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