COVID-19: Nigeria records 118 new cases, total now 59,583

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has increased by 118, with total infections now 59,583.

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

“On the 6th of October 2020, 118 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 59583 cases have been confirmed, 51308 cases have been discharged and 1113 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 118 new cases are reported from 13 states- Lagos (41), Rivers (19), Osun (17), Nasarawa (13), Kaduna (5), Anambra (5), Edo (3), Ogun (3), Ondo (3), Katsina (2), Niger (2), Plateau (1), Akwa Ibom (1),” 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
Lagos 19,692 4,238 15,250 204
FCT 5,758 468 5,211 79
Plateau 3,498 674 2,791 33
Oyo 3,273 711 2,522 40
Edo 2,634 32 2,495 107
Rivers 2,601 144 2,398 59
Kaduna 2,451 49 2,362 40
Ogun 1,895 134 1,733 28
Delta 1,803 17 1,737 49
Kano 1,738 9 1,675 54
Ondo 1,638 57 1,545 36
Enugu 1,289 102 1,166 21
Kwara 1,048 41 982 25
Ebonyi 1,042 4 1,008 30
Abia 898 18 872 8
Katsina 894 9 861 24
Gombe 883 111 747 25
Osun 864 41 806 17
Borno 745 4 705 36
Bauchi 704 3 687 14
Imo 577 18 547 12
Benue 481 58 413 10
Nasarawa 468 130 325 13
Bayelsa 401 7 373 21
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Ekiti 322 4 312 6
Akwa Ibom 294 8 278 8
Niger 261 7 242 12
Anambra 250 12 219 19
Adamawa 248 23 208 17
Sokoto 162 0 145 17
Taraba 106 11 89 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Yobe 76 6 62 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2


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