Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases surpass 60,000 with 111 new infections

Nigeria recorded 111 new cases of COVID-19, on Saturday, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 60,103.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via Twitter, noting that 51,711 patients have been discharged from 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

It also added that 1,115 deaths have so far been reported.

“On the 10th of October 2020, 111 new confirmed cases and 2 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 60103 cases have been confirmed, 51711 cases have been discharged and 1115 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 111 new cases are reported from 11 states- Plateau (32), Lagos (23), FCT (15), Osun (11), Ogun (9), Oyo (6), Imo (4), Bauchi (3), Kaduna (3), Yobe (3), Rivers (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
Lagos19,9094,45515,250204
FCT5,8055015,22579
Plateau3,5365052,99833
Oyo3,2997062,55340
Rivers2,6611212,48159
Edo2,635252,503107
Kaduna2,487592,38741
Ogun1,9361671,74128
Delta1,803171,73749
Kano1,740111,67554
Ondo1,638571,54536
Enugu1,2891021,16621
Kwara1,0504398225
Ebonyi1,04241,00830
Abia898188728
Osun8956281518
Katsina894286824
Gombe88311174725
Borno745470536
Bauchi710968714
Imo5832055112
Benue4825941310
Nasarawa46913132513
Bayelsa401437621
Jigawa325630811
Ekiti32353126
Akwa Ibom29592788
Niger261724212
Anambra2501221919
Adamawa2482320817
Sokoto162014517
Taraba10611896
Kebbi931848
Cross River874749
Yobe795668
Zamfara791735
Kogi5032

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