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 AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos19,6924,23815,250204
FCT5,7584685,21179
Plateau3,4986742,79133
Oyo3,2737112,52240
Edo2,634322,495107
Rivers2,6011442,39859
Kaduna2,451492,36240
Ogun1,8951341,73328
Delta1,803171,73749
Kano1,73891,67554
Ondo1,638571,54536
Enugu1,2891021,16621
Kwara1,0484198225
Ebonyi1,04241,00830
Abia898188728
Katsina894986124
Gombe88311174725
Osun8644180617
Borno745470536
Bauchi704368714
Imo5771854712
Benue4815841310
Nasarawa46813032513
Bayelsa401737321
Jigawa325630811
Ekiti32243126
Akwa Ibom29482788
Niger261724212
Anambra2501221919
Adamawa2482320817
Sokoto162014517
Taraba10611896
Kebbi931848
Cross River874749
Zamfara791735
Yobe766628
Kogi5032

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