Nigeria records 779 new coronavirus cases as total rises to 24,077

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 779 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 24,077.

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

“On the 27th of June 2020, 779 new confirmed cases and 4 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 24077 cases have been confirmed, 8625 cases have been discharged and 558 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 779 new cases are reported from 22 states; Lagos-285, Rivers-68, FCT-60, Edo-60, Enugu-56, Delta-47, Ebonyi-42, Oyo-41, Kaduna-19, Ogun-18, Ondo-16, Imo-12, Sokoto-11, Borno-9, Nasarawa-8, Abia-5, Gombe-5, Kebbi-5, Kano-4, Yobe-3, Ekiti-3, Osun-2,” the NCDC 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
Lagos10,0268,3701,530126
FCT1,7361,15455032
Oyo1,30578850611
Kano1,19530983551
Rivers1,05043857438
Edo93363326733
Delta82863617022
Ogun77421853917
Kaduna70326842312
Katsina52823926722
Bauchi4976142412
Gombe49213234416
Borno4863641832
Ebonyi327692571
Jigawa3171201916
Abia3021261733
Plateau2981341568
Imo290249383
Enugu258208446
Ondo2321427119
Kwara217831286
Nasarawa206861128
Bayelsa1841175512
Sokoto1511811815
Osun10856475
Niger8444373
Akwa Ibom8338432
Zamfara760715
Kebbi7628426
Adamawa7330376
Anambra715579
Yobe593488
Benue4731151
Ekiti4313282
Taraba199100
Kogi3300

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