Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases hit 15,682 as NCDC confirms 501 new infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 501 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 15,682.

The centre disclosed this on Saturday night via its verified Twitter handle.

“On the 13th of June 2020, 501 new confirmed cases and 8 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 15682 cases have been confirmed, 5101 cases have been discharged and 407 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 501 new cases are reported from 24 states; Lagos-195, FCT-50, Kano-42, Kaduna-27, Edo-26, Oyo-22, Imo-21, Gombe-17, Benue-12, Enugu-12, Delta-11, Anambra-11, Ebonyi-10, Nasarawa-9, Ogun-9, Bauchi-8, Kebbi-4, Akwa Ibom-3, Jigawa-3, Katsina-3, Yobe-2. Borno-2, Kwara-1, Ondo-1,” it 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 7,035 5,816 1,137 82
FCT 1,212 826 360 26
Kano 1,091 442 599 50
Ogun 553 308 231 14
Edo 544 386 133 25
Oyo 491 268 216 7
Rivers 482 252 208 22
Kaduna 429 170 249 10
Borno 425 126 270 29
Katsina 414 173 219 22
Bauchi 410 155 244 11
Gombe 337 186 139 12
Jigawa 317 133 178 6
Delta 254 179 63 12
Ebonyi 162 78 84 0
Abia 151 133 18 0
Kwara 150 69 80 1
Plateau 148 39 106 3
Nasarawa 141 71 64 6
Imo 135 112 20 3
Sokoto 132 15 103 14
Zamfara 76 0 71 5
Anambra 64 37 18 9
Ondo 63 22 32 9
Yobe 55 12 36 7
Kebbi 54 20 29 5
Enugu 51 32 18 1
Osun 50 5 41 4
Niger 49 20 28 1
Akwa Ibom 48 28 18 2
Adamawa 42 4 34 4
Benue 34 27 7 0
Bayelsa 32 9 20 3
Ekiti 30 10 18 2
Taraba 18 8 10 0
Kogi 3 3 0 0

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