COVID-19: Nigeria records 90 new cases, total now 56,478

September 15, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 90 new cases of COVID-19 in the country bringing the nation’s confirmed COVID-19 infection cases to 56,478.

The NCDC made this known via its verified Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Tuesday.

“On the 15th of September 2020, 90 new confirmed cases and 5 deaths were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 56478 cases have been confirmed, 44430 cases have been discharged and 1088 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 90 new cases are reported from 8 states- Lagos (33), Plateau (27), Kaduna (17), Ogun (6), FCT (4), Anambra (1), Ekiti (1), Nasarawa (1),” 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 18,696 3,246 15,245 205
FCT 5,451 3,693 1,684 74
Oyo 3,221 1,080 2,102 39
Plateau 3,142 1,023 2,088 31
Edo 2,610 80 2,427 103
Kaduna 2,296 81 2,182 33
Rivers 2,208 31 2,118 59
Delta 1,791 113 1,629 49
Ogun 1,754 29 1,697 28
Kano 1,732 52 1,626 54
Ondo 1,584 59 1,490 35
Enugu 1,232 123 1,088 21
Ebonyi 1,034 7 997 30
Kwara 1,002 183 794 25
Katsina 843 362 457 24
Abia 828 28 792 8
Osun 805 25 763 17
Gombe 773 72 677 24
Borno 741 2 703 36
Bauchi 680 10 656 14
Imo 546 318 216 12
Benue 467 57 401 9
Nasarawa 447 137 298 12
Bayelsa 393 2 370 21
Jigawa 322 3 308 11
Ekiti 303 31 267 5
Akwa Ibom 286 27 251 8
Niger 244 16 216 12
Anambra 232 29 184 19
Adamawa 230 19 196 15
Sokoto 159 0 142 17
Taraba 95 16 73 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 83 0 74 9
Zamfara 78 0 73 5
Yobe 72 5 59 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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