Nigeria records 136 new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 58,198

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 136 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 58,198.

The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Saturday.

“On the 26th of September 2020, 136 new confirmed cases and 3 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 58198 cases have been confirmed, 49722 cases have been discharged and 1106 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 136 new cases are reported from 16 states in Nigeria; Lagos (41), Ogun (27), Rivers (19), Abia (10), Oyo (6), Plateau (6), Bauchi (5), Ondo (5), Ekiti (4), Kaduna (4), Edo (3), Ebonyi (2), Bayelsa (1), Delta (1), Osun (1), Yobe (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
Lagos 19,215 3,764 15,246 205
FCT 5,644 609 4,958 77
Plateau 3,379 834 2,512 33
Oyo 3,254 879 2,336 39
Edo 2,623 30 2,486 107
Kaduna 2,393 63 2,293 37
Rivers 2,324 59 2,206 59
Ogun 1,823 71 1,724 28
Delta 1,802 101 1,652 49
Kano 1,737 22 1,661 54
Ondo 1,625 45 1,545 35
Enugu 1,289 102 1,166 21
Ebonyi 1,040 3 1,007 30
Kwara 1,028 48 955 25
Abia 891 36 847 8
Gombe 864 97 742 25
Katsina 848 1 823 24
Osun 827 26 784 17
Borno 741 2 703 36
Bauchi 697 15 668 14
Imo 566 283 271 12
Benue 481 58 413 10
Nasarawa 449 111 325 13
Bayelsa 398 6 371 21
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Ekiti 321 20 295 6
Akwa Ibom 288 8 272 8
Niger 259 15 232 12
Anambra 237 5 213 19
Adamawa 234 20 198 16
Sokoto 162 1 144 17
Taraba 95 16 73 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Zamfara 78 0 73 5
Yobe 76 9 59 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2


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