COVID-19: NCDC confirms 151 new cases, toll now 59,992

October 9, 2020
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has increased by 151, with total infections now 59,992.

The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday.

“On the 9th of October 2020, 151 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.

“Till date, 59992 cases have been confirmed, 51614 cases have been discharged and 1113 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

“The 151 new cases are reported from 10 states- Lagos (71), Ogun (26), Kaduna (17), Osun (10), Oyo (8), FCT (6), Rivers (6), Plateau (5), Akwa Ibom (1), Ekiti (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 19,886 4,432 15,250 204
FCT 5,790 488 5,223 79
Plateau 3,504 540 2,931 33
Oyo 3,293 700 2,553 40
Rivers 2,659 129 2,471 59
Edo 2,635 25 2,503 107
Kaduna 2,484 63 2,381 40
Ogun 1,927 164 1,735 28
Delta 1,803 17 1,737 49
Kano 1,740 11 1,675 54
Ondo 1,638 57 1,545 36
Enugu 1,289 102 1,166 21
Kwara 1,050 43 982 25
Ebonyi 1,042 4 1,008 30
Abia 898 18 872 8
Katsina 894 2 868 24
Osun 884 49 818 17
Gombe 883 111 747 25
Borno 745 4 705 36
Bauchi 707 6 687 14
Imo 579 16 551 12
Benue 482 59 413 10
Nasarawa 469 131 325 13
Bayelsa 401 4 376 21
Jigawa 325 6 308 11
Ekiti 323 5 312 6
Akwa Ibom 295 9 278 8
Niger 261 7 242 12
Anambra 250 12 219 19
Adamawa 248 23 208 17
Sokoto 162 0 145 17
Taraba 106 11 89 6
Kebbi 93 1 84 8
Cross River 87 4 74 9
Zamfara 79 1 73 5
Yobe 76 6 62 8
Kogi 5 0 3 2

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