126 new cases of COVID-19 has been recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has said.
A breakdown of the new cases across different states in the country is as follows; FCT-37, Lagos-27, Plateau-16, Kaduna-9, Abia-7, Gombe-6, Ondo-6, Imo-5, Delta-2, Ekiti-2, Kwara-2, Oyo-2, Bauchi-1, Kano-1, Katsina-1, Ogun-1, and Yobe-1.
The 126 new cases of COVID-19 now brings the total number of confirmed cases to 56, 604. 1,091 deaths has been recorded while 47,872 patients have recovered from the virus.
Our discharges today include 2,967 community recoveries in FCT and 103 community recoveries in Kwara State managed in line with new case management guidelines.
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) September 16, 2020