Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases rise to 12,233 after 389 new infections

Nigeria’s tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases on Saturday rose to 12,233  as 389 new infections were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The NCDC disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle on Saturday night.

“On the 6th of June 2020, 389 new confirmed cases and 9 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 12233 cases have been confirmed, 3826 cases have been discharged and 342 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 389 new cases are reported from 23 states; Lagos-66, FCT-50, Delta-32, Oyo-31, Borno-26, Rivers-24, Edo-23, Ebonyi-23, Anambra-17, Gombe-17, Nasarawa-14, Imo-12, Kano-12, Sokoto-12, Jigawa-8, Ogun-7, Bauchi-5, Kebbi-2, Kaduna-2, Katsina-2, Ondo-2, Abia-1, Niger-1.”

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 5,729 4,718 944 67
Kano 997 534 415 48
FCT 912 668 222 22
Katsina 387 168 199 20
Edo 387 272 96 19
Oyo 365 246 112 7
Borno 348 134 188 26
Kaduna 337 122 205 10
Ogun 336 138 186 12
Rivers 332 183 130 19
Jigawa 290 132 153 5
Bauchi 286 53 224 9
Gombe 201 66 127 8
Delta 148 105 35 8
Sokoto 127 12 101 14
Kwara 127 81 45 1
Plateau 113 27 84 2
Nasarawa 104 68 31 5
Ebonyi 103 95 8 0
Zamfara 76 0 71 5
Imo 59 40 19 0
Yobe 52 20 25 7
Osun 49 8 37 4
Akwa Ibom 45 29 14 2
Niger 42 24 17 1
Adamawa 42 11 27 4
Ondo 40 13 21 6
Kebbi 35 2 29 4
Enugu 30 15 14 1
Bayelsa 30 19 8 3
Anambra 29 25 3 1
Ekiti 25 5 18 2
Taraba 18 8 10 0
Abia 16 9 7 0
Benue 13 12 1 0
Kogi 3 3 0 0

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