COVID-19: Nigeria records 182 new cases, total rises to 8,915

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Thursday, announced that the country has recorded 182 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 8,915.

The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Thursday night.

“On the 28th of May 2020, 182 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 8915 cases have been confirmed, 2592 cases have been discharged and 259 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 182 new cases are reported from 16 states; Lagos-111, FCT-16, Akwa Ibom-10, Oyo-8, Kaduna-6, Delta-6, Rivers-5, Ogun-4, Ebonyi-4, Kano-3, Plateau-2, Gombe-2, Kebbi-1, Kwara-2, Bauchi-1, Borno-1,” it 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
Lagos4,1233,33174547
Kano93975913941
FCT53536315814
Katsina3582935114
Oyo260166886
Borno2587316025
Ogun2461091289
Jigawa241159784
Edo2401586913
Bauchi234222057
Kaduna221771386
Rivers1761214312
Gombe154321193
Sokoto11699314
Plateau9950472
Kwara8749371
Zamfara765665
Nasarawa6242182
Delta5736147
Yobe473287
Akwa Ibom4529142
Osun445354
Ebonyi403280
Adamawa3815203
Imo342770
Kebbi330294
Niger302091
Ondo243192
Ekiti202162
Taraba188100
Enugu181080
Bayelsa12561
Anambra11731
Abia10730
Benue7610
Kogi2200

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