NCDC confirms 595 new COVID-19 cases, total now 34,854

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 595 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number to 34,854.

The NCDC made the announcement on Thursday night via its Twitter handle.

“On the 16th of July 2020, 595 new confirmed cases and 9 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 34854 cases have been confirmed, 14292 cases have been discharged and 769 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 595 new cases are reported from 24 states; Lagos (156), Ondo (95), Rivers (53), Abia (43), Oyo (38), Enugu (29), Edo (24), FCT(23), Kaduna (20), Akwa Ibom (17), Anambra (17), Osun (17), Ogun (14), Kano (13), Imo (11), Delta (6), Ekiti (5), Gombe (4), Plateau (4), Cross River (2), Adamawa (1), Bauchi (1), Jigawa (1), Yobe (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
Lagos13,09710,9731,948176
FCT2,7611,88284039
Oyo1,9899591,01119
Edo1,8746621,15062
Rivers1,48046996447
Delta1,40478458535
Kano1,3312431,03553
Ogun1,14634777722
Kaduna1,08733174412
Ondo86570513921
Katsina66920544123
Ebonyi64610453210
Plateau59531926016
Borno5939446435
Enugu56021433016
Gombe5374047522
Bauchi522450513
Abia456883653
Kwara42222917914
Imo420333789
Osun328235849
Jigawa322330811
Bayelsa31813616319
Nasarawa2541331138
Akwa Ibom162471123
Sokoto153013716
Niger145301087
Benue14395426
Anambra118416710
Adamawa11120838
Kebbi887747
Zamfara760715
Ekiti7230402
Yobe634518
Taraba3019110
Cross River12831
Kogi5032

 

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