The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that the country has recorded 112 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 64,996.
The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Saturday night.
“On the 14th of November 2020, 112 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.
“Till date, 64,996 cases have been confirmed, 61029 cases have been discharged and 1163 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
“The 112 new cases are reported from 15 states- FCT (27), Oyo (27), Bayelsa (9), Rivers (9), Delta (7), Edo (5), Kaduna (5), Ogun (5), Anambra (3), Katsina (3), Ondo (3), Osun (3), Plateau (3), Niger (2) and Kano (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|
112 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,163 deaths pic.twitter.com/xdWY1ngyfp
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) November 14, 2020
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