The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 155 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 66,383.
The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Sunday.
“On the 22nd of November 2020, 155 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in Nigeria.
“Till date, 66,383 cases have been confirmed, 62,076 cases have been discharged and 1,167 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
“The 155 new cases are reported from 12 states- Lagos (60), Katsina (37), Kaduna (35), FCT (6), Ogun (4), Edo (3), Kwara (3), Rivers(2), Kano (2), Jigawa (1), Oyo (1) and Taraba (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|
155 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,167 deaths pic.twitter.com/MZO9Vl5xco
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) November 22, 2020
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