Nigeria records 143 new COVID-19 cases, total now 54,008

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 143 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, as confirmed cases are now 54,008.

The NCDC made this known via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Monday.

“On the 31st of August 2020, 143 new confirmed cases and 0 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 54008 cases have been confirmed, 41638 cases have been discharged and 1013 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 143 new cases are reported from 18 states- Plateau (35), Kaduna (21), Lagos (19), FCT (13), Ebonyi (9), Adamawa (7), Enugu (7), Katsina (7), Edo (6), Kwara (5), Osun (3), Anambra (2), Kano (2), Niger (2), Ogun (2), Benue (1), Borno (1), Sokoto (1),” the NCDC said.

See the breakdown of cases by states below;

Confirmed Cases by State

States AffectedNo. of Cases (Lab Confirmed)No. of Cases (on admission)No. DischargedNo. of Deaths
Lagos18,1382,70515,231202
FCT5,1693,5831,53650
Oyo3,1181,1271,95437
Edo2,5841592,325100
Plateau2,5331,1091,39529
Kaduna2,1411381,99112
Rivers2,1411131,97157
Delta1,7441571,54047
Kano1,7271361,53754
Ogun1,6481071,51526
Ondo1,5391281,38031
Enugu1,16223490721
Ebonyi9933593127
Kwara96615778425
Katsina79631545724
Osun7823173417
Abia771666978
Borno7413467136
Gombe7236463623
Bauchi6677258114
Imo52732319311
Benue4532282169
Nasarawa43412429812
Bayelsa3912234821
Jigawa322330811
Akwa Ibom278382328
Ekiti262552034
Niger2431521612
Adamawa2283318015
Anambra2163016818
Sokoto159314016
Kebbi933828
Taraba879735
Cross River821738
Zamfara780735
Yobe670598
Kogi5032

 

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