Nigeria confirms 387 new COVID-19 cases, total hits 9,302

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Friday, announced that the country has recorded 387 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 9,302.

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

The centre also said that the number of fatalities has risen to 261 after recording two new deaths, while 2,697 people have been discharged from the isolation centres after full recovery.

“On the 29th of May 2020, 387 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 9302 cases have been confirmed, 2697 cases have been discharged and 261 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 387 new cases are reported from 14 states;  Lagos-254, FCT-29, Jigawa-24, Edo-22, Oyo-15, Rivers-14, Kaduna-11, Borno-6, Kano-3, Plateau-2, Yobe-2, Gombe-2, Bauchi-2, Ondo-1.”

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
Lagos4,3773,58574547
Kano94270919241
FCT56438816214
Katsina3582935114
Oyo275174956
Jigawa265183784
Borno2647716225
Edo2621806913
Ogun2461091289
Bauchi236212087
Kaduna232781477
Rivers1901304812
Gombe156341193
Sokoto11699314
Plateau10147522
Kwara8749371
Zamfara760715
Nasarawa6242182
Delta5736147
Yobe493487
Akwa Ibom4529142
Osun445354
Ebonyi403280
Adamawa3814204
Imo3420140
Kebbi330294
Niger302091
Ondo253202
Ekiti202162
Taraba188100
Enugu186120
Bayelsa12561
Anambra11731
Abia10730
Benue7610
Kogi2200

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