Nigeria records 490 new COVID-19 cases, total now 17,148

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 490 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 17,148.

The NCDC made this known via its verified Twitter handle on Tuesday.

“On the 16th of June 2020, 490 new confirmed cases and 31 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 17148 cases have been confirmed, 5623 cases have been discharged and 455 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 490 new cases are reported from 16 states; Lagos-142, FCT-60, Bayelsa-54, Rivers-39, Delta-37, Oyo-30, Kaduna-26, Imo-23, Enugu-19, Kwara-17, Gombe-11, Ondo-10, Bauchi-8, Ogun-7, Borno-6, Benue-1,” it said.

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
Lagos7,4616,0521,302107
FCT1,32491038628
Kano1,15844566350
Rivers63136224425
Edo62044515025
Oyo6053552428
Ogun57430525514
Kaduna47219227010
Borno44512229330
Gombe44127315612
Bauchi43017224711
Katsina41415923322
Jigawa3171331786
Delta3172247617
Nasarawa177103686
Abia173153200
Kwara16866984
Plateau168571065
Ebonyi16278840
Imo159135213
Sokoto1321510314
Bayelsa8655283
Ondo8238359
Zamfara760715
Enugu7644275
Anambra6632259
Niger6634311
Kebbi6629316
Yobe552458
Osun505414
Akwa Ibom4828182
Adamawa421374
Benue3625110
Ekiti3010182
Taraba188100
Kogi3300

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