COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 168 new cases, total now 66,607

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 168 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 66,607.

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

“On the 24th of November 2020, 168 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 66,607 cases have been confirmed, 62,311 cases have been discharged and 1,169 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 168 new cases are reported from 10 states-FCT (61), Lagos (50), Kaduna (27), Oyo (12), Rivers (6), Katsina (5), Ogun (3), Kwara (2), Edo (1), Kano (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
Lagos23,0181,05721,741220
FCT6,5765245,96983
Plateau3,8051153,65634
Oyo3,7153333,33745
Rivers2,9631012,80359
Kaduna2,9401742,71947
Edo2,695202,564111
Ogun2,1561102,01531
Delta1,823371,73749
Kano1,777291,69454
Ondo1,7271021,58540
Enugu1,332211,29021
Kwara1,095281,03928
Ebonyi1,05561,01930
Katsina1,0124094824
Osun945791721
Gombe9385685725
Abia92699089
Bauchi7531972014
Borno745470536
Imo6623761312
Benue4932246011
Nasarawa48514732513
Bayelsa4454238221
Ekiti354153336
Jigawa328930811
Akwa Ibom319212899
Niger296827612
Anambra285126519
Adamawa261423819
Sokoto165014817
Taraba157121396
Yobe9412748
Kebbi931848
Cross River903789
Zamfara791735
Kogi5032

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