Nigeria records 675 new COVID-19 cases, total now 20,919

June 22, 2020
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Nigeria has recorded 675 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 20,919.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its Twitter handle on Monday.

“On the 22nd of June 2020, 675 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.

“Till date, 20919 cases have been confirmed, 7109 cases have been discharged and 525 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 675 new cases are reported from 21 states; Lagos-288, Oyo-76, Rivers-56, Delta-31, Ebonyi-30, Gombe-28, Ondo-20, Kaduna-20, Kwara-20, Ogun-17, FCT-16, Edo-13, Abia-10, Nasarawa-9, Imo-9, Bayelsa-8, Borno-8, Katsina-8, Sokoto-3, Bauchi-3, Plateau-2,” the NCDC 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 8,864 7,290 1,448 126
FCT 1,583 1,063 490 30
Kano 1,190 421 718 51
Oyo 988 688 291 9
Rivers 930 490 409 31
Edo 797 524 242 31
Ogun 663 281 366 16
Kaduna 600 282 308 10
Delta 532 382 130 20
Gombe 479 215 250 14
Borno 476 78 367 31
Bauchi 467 132 324 11
Katsina 434 173 239 22
Jigawa 317 120 191 6
Ebonyi 264 41 222 1
Plateau 253 116 131 6
Imo 243 219 21 3
Abia 232 136 93 3
Kwara 200 72 122 6
Nasarawa 193 93 94 6
Bayelsa 177 137 29 11
Ondo 154 81 56 17
Enugu 144 110 29 5
Sokoto 138 8 116 14
Zamfara 76 0 71 5
Kebbi 67 21 40 6
Anambra 66 6 51 9
Niger 66 26 37 3
Akwa Ibom 65 20 43 2
Osun 60 9 46 5
Yobe 56 3 45 8
Adamawa 45 3 37 5
Benue 44 29 15 0
Ekiti 35 5 28 2
Taraba 18 8 10 0
Kogi 3 3 0 0

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