162 New Cases Of COVID-19 Recorded In Nigeria

162 New Cases Of COVID-19 Recorded In Nigeria

By Ubokobong Uko | Senior News Editor on September 6, 2020
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Medics work at the coronavirus isolation centre at the Mbagathi Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, March 6, 2020. | Fred Mutune/Xinhua

162 new cases of COVID-19 has been recorded in Nigeria on Saturday, September 5, 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; Lagos-53, Gombe-21, Oyo-19, Delta-12, Ondo-11, Plateau-10, Ebonyi-9, FCT-6, Kwara-6, Kaduna-5, Rivers-3, Ogun-2, Anambra-2, Imo-2, and Ekiti-1.

The 162 new cases of COVID-19 now brings the total number of confirmed cases to 54,905. 1,054 deaths has been recorded while 42,922 patients have recovered from the virus.


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